Originally Posted by TERRASTAR18
but it's funny how you want to look at achievements in a vacum in a conversation about greatness but want to ignore the conditions said achievements occured in. by your logic climbing mount everest is no big deal if you climb a bunch of small ones....
Not considering achievements in a vacuum at all. It certainly is not straight forward. However, most of us put stronger emphasis on achievements that other factors. Achievements speak volumes. Other considerations, however, are not ignored. You analogy is flawed.