Born: July 29, 1905
Birthplace: Jönköping, Sweden
Died: September 18, 1961
Occupation: Diplomat and Economist
Profile: Served as UN Secretary General (1953-1961). Posthumously awarded the 1961 Nobel Prize in Peace.
Number of Quotes: 1
Never measure the height of a mountain, until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.