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Definition of Summit

Summit

  1. The top; the highest point.
  2. The highest degree; the utmost elevation; the acme; as, the summit of human fame.
  3. The most elevated part of a bivalve shell, or the part in which the hinge is situated.

Summit Quotations

How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
Victor Hugo

I have always wanted to become a saint. Unfortunately, when I have compared myself with the saints, I have always found that there is the same difference between the saints and me as there is between a mountain whose summit is lost in the clouds and a humble grain of sand trodden underfoot by passers-by.
Therese of Lisieux

There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life, and beyond which life cannot rise. And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive, and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.
Jack London

Each and every master, regardless of the era or the place, heard the call and attained harmony with heaven and earth. There are many paths leading to the top of Mount Fuji, but there is only one summit - love.
Morihei Ueshiba

On the summit of Everest, I had a feeling of great satisfaction to be first there.
Edmund Hillary
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Summit Translations

summit in Danish is spids, top, overflade
summit in Dutch is spits, punt, top, tip, neus, piek
summit in German is Gipfel
summit in Swedish is topp
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