The South Ridge Route on the Eiger follows the jagged ridge from the lower right in the photo accross to the peak and then up the side facing the camera. The West Ridge is in profile on the left, and the Mittellegi Ridge extends to the right.
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night, in the dusty recesses of their minds, awake in the day to find that it was vanity. But the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes to make it reality."