14 Peaks is a must-watch for ecommerce entrepreneurs : The Determination of Nirmal Purja and What It Means For Your Business


Renaud Teasdale


December 6th, 2022

2 min read time

In the movie 14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible, we are introduced to Nirmal Purja – a man who has an incredible story of determination and perseverance. In just seven months, he climbed the world’s 14 highest mountains – including Mount Everest! This is an amazing accomplishment, but it is not what makes Nirmal so inspiring. What sets him apart is his attitude. Despite encountering many challenges along the way, he never gave up. He kept pushing himself until he reached his goal. If you are an ecommerce entrepreneur or business owner, this is a movie that you need to see. It will inspire you to reach for the stars and achieve your goals!

Let's summarize Nirmal's incredible path to greatness. Nirmal Purja was born in Nepal, a country that is home to some of the most difficult and dangerous mountains in the world. While it would be easy for anyone to be deterred by these daunting peaks, Nirmal embraced them as his life's mission. After serving in the British Special Forces, he decided to dedicate himself to climbing all fourteen of the highest peaks in the world – and do it in record time.

In less than seven months, Nirmal achieved his goal - an incredible feat that had never been done before! He encountered numerous obstacles along the way: extreme weather conditions, high altitudes, injury and illness- but nothing could stop him from reaching his goal. This perseverance is something we can all learn from.

Nirmal had a big goal, not just to reach the highest summits, he wanted to prove to the World that anything is possible with hard work and dedication and that Nepalese climbers, and Nepal citizens, can achieve great things. His story is a lesson in how to stay focused, remain motivated and never give up on your goals.

We have assembled 15 of our favorite quotes from the movie, that we believe all entrepreneurs can apply in their business journey:

  1. “It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Nirmal Purja

  2. “Success is a combination of determination and courage.” – Nirmal Purja

  3. “You don’t know how strong you are until it gets hard.” – Nirmal Purja

  4. “There is no such thing as impossible if you have a plan for success and perseverance to execute it." -Nirmal Purja

  5. “If you want something bad enough, nothing will stop you from getting it." -Nirmal Purja

  6. “Great things will never come from comfort zones.” – Nirmal Purja

  7. “The mountain cannot be conquered by words, only by action and effort.” – Nirmal Purja

  8. “No matter how long it takes, anything is possible with hard work, passion and dedication." -Nirmal Purja

  9. “You have to take the leap before you can fly.” – Nirmal Purja

  10. “It’s not about the destination; it’s about the journey and the lessons we learn along the way.” – Nirmal Purja

  11. “Success is not found at the peak of the mountain, it’s found in the journey that brought you there.” – Nirmal Purja

  12. “It doesn’t matter how many times you fall; what matters is that you keep getting back up." -Nirmal Purja

  13. “Risk equals reward; if you don’t take risks, you won’t get rewards.” – Nirmal Purja

  14. “If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try." -Nirmal Purja

  15. “The only way to truly fail is to give up." -Nirmal Purja

These quotes remind us that even when faced with daunting tasks, anything is possible with determination and perseverance. As ecommerce entrepreneurs and business owners, we must remember this lesson if we want to reach our goals. Nirmal Purja’s story gives us the inspiration and motivation needed to take the leap and make our dreams come true. So don’t delay – watch 14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible today on Netflix! You won’t regret it.


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