Some of the best adventure quotes and sayings can provide you with all the inspiration to lead a great life, for life is the greatest journey of all. Some of the greatest minds have found boundless inspiration in travel and adventure. It has been the source of many of the greatest works of art and literature.
There is a brave, new story waiting to unfold in every journey you take. Unplanned trips are sometimes the best adventures.
If you are looking for a reason to take that road trip, you will find all the inspiration here. There’s no time better than the present.
Best Adventure Quotations
1.) Adventure is worthwhile.
2.) The adventure begins with a thought, decision, and action.
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3.) Oh, the places you’ll go.
4.) It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves — in finding themselves.
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5.) Life is either a great adventure or nothing.
6.) No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.
7.) Life is about the adventures you take and the memories you make. So travel often and live life with open eyes and an open heart.
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8.) Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
9.) Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
10.) Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.
11.) There are some of us who are just born with a more adventurous spirit than others.
12.) Life is an adventure, not a predicament.
13.) Blessed are the curious, for they shall have adventures.
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15.) For my part, I travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.
Robert Louis Stevenson
16.) Don’t let your luggage define your travels; each life unravels differently.
17.) Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.
18.) Travel is fatal to narrow-mindedness, prejudice, and bigotry.
19.) Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.
20.) We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, and other souls.
21.) Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less traveled by.
22.) Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.
23.) The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.
24.) We travel not to escape life but for life not to escape us.
25.) The more I traveled, the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.
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26.) The gladdest moment in human life, methinks, is a departure into unknown lands.
Sir Richard Burton
27.) Sometimes, the most scenic roads in life are the detours you didn’t mean to take.
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28.) Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.
29.) Now, on this road trip, my mind seemed to uncrinkle, to breathe, to present to itself a cure for a disease it had not, until now, known it had.
30.) Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
31.) Go outside. Don’t tell anyone and don’t bring your phone. Start walking and keep walking until you no longer know the road like the palm of your hand because we walk the same roads day in and day out, to the bus and back home, and we cease to see. There’s a whole world out there, right outside your window. You’d be a fool to miss it.
32.) I climb behind the steering wheel… I drive off immediately without once looking back; it’s a long journey, but it leads to freedom.
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33.) Take only memories; leave only footprints.
34.) Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.
35.) If happiness is the goal – and it should be, then adventures should be a top priority.
36.) I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.
Vincent van Gogh
37.) Without adventure, civilization is in full decay.
Alfred North Whitehead
38.) Spontaneity is the best kind of adventure.
39.) Adventure is worthwhile in itself.
40.) Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.
41.) Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life was meant to be.
42.) Life is an adventure. Take risks.
43.) Fill your life with tiny and large adventurous moments.
44.) The danger of adventure is worth a thousand days of ease and comfort.
45.) The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
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46.) Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.
47.) Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
48.) You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.
49.) Travel, leave everything, and copy the birds. The home is one of civilization’s sadnesses.
50.) An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
G. K. Chesterton
51.) I am free to go wherever I want for the rest of my life.
52.) Adventure can be an end in itself. Self-discovery is the secret ingredient.
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53.) The only people who ever get anyplace interesting are the people who get lost.
Henry David Thoreau
54.) Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.
55.) We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
56.) Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure.
57.) It’s not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
Sir Edmund Hillary
58.) I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. (And) I hope you meet people with different points of view. I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
59.) A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
60.) We live in a world full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
61.) Adventure may hurt you, but monotony will kill you.
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62.) The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, and to reach out eagerly and without fear for a newer and richer experience.
63.) Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.
65.) A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies, and adopting new viewpoints.
66.) Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.
67.) Adventure isn’t hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day-to-day obstacles in life.
68.) And then there is the most dangerous risk of all – the risk of spending your life not doing what you want, on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.
69.) The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.
Thomas Alva Edison
Passion For Adventure
70.) The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure.
71.) As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen.
Winnie the Pooh
72.) Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming, “Wow! What a Ride!
Hunter S. Thompson
73.) I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
Henry David Thoreau
74.) Adventure is not outside, man; it is within.
75.) The only question in life is whether or not you are going to answer a hearty ‘YES!’ to your adventure.
76.) May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.
Trenton Lee Stewart
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77.) Great things never come from comfort zones.
78.) It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.
79.) Always there has been an adventure just around the corner, and the world is still full of corners.
Roy Chapman Andrews
80.) It is never too late to be who you might have been.
81.) Travel has a way of stretching the mind. The stretch comes not from travel’s immediate rewards, the inevitable myriad of new sights, smells, and sounds, but with experiencing firsthand how others do differently what we believed to be the right and only way.
82.) For my part, I travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.
Robert Louis Stevenson
83.) The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but having new eyes.
84.) Adventure is allowing the unexpected to happen to you. Exploration is experiencing what you have not experienced before.
85.) Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.
Say Yes To Adventure
86.) The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure.
87.) There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
88.) There is no certainty; there is only adventure.
89.) Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country to face many a danger, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle.
Adventure Travel Quotes
90.) Live your life by a compass, not a clock.
91.) To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if, for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.
92.) Adventure is a path. Real adventure, self-determined, self-motivated, and often risky, forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world.
93.) To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the most pleasant sensations in the world. You are surrounded by adventure.
94.) Travel is like love, mostly because it’s a heightened state of awareness in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity, and ready to be transformed. That is why the best trips, like the best love affairs, never really end.
95.) People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.
96.) People don’t take trips; trips take people.
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97.) All good things are wild and free.
98.) The journey means more than the destination.
99.) Get lost!
100.) Let’s be adventurous.
101.) Oh, the places you’ll go.
102.) Adventure is worthwhile.
103.) The mountains are calling, and I must go.
104.) Adventure Awaits.
105.) Go where you feel most alive.
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106.) It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad, and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.
107.) The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
108.) Every man can transform the world from one of the monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.
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109.) I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. (And) I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
110.) Life is an adventure, not a package tour.
111.) Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.
112.) Let us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.
113.) And at the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy, and your eyes sparkling.
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114.) Without the intense touch of nature, you can never fully freshen yourself! Go for a camping trip, and there, both your weary mind and your exhausted body will rise like a morning sun!
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115.) My tent doesn’t look like much, but, as an estate agent might say, it is air-conditioned and has an exceptional location.
116.) I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my sense put in order.
117.) Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.
118.) Not all girls are made of sugar and spice, and everything nice. Some girls are made of adventure, fine beer, brains, and no fear.
119.) An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
Henry David Thoreau
120.) Nature loves courage. You make the commitment, and nature will respond to that commitment by removing impossible obstacles. Dream the impossible dream, and the world will not grind you under; it will lift you up.
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121.) I met a lot of young people who asked me what books to read or films to watch. I think that is a good way to start, but there’s no substitute for just going there.
122.) Nature is one of the most underutilized treasures in life. It has the power to unburden hearts and reconnect to that inner place of peace.
123.) Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity.
124.) Never measure the height of a mountain until you reach the top. Then you will see how low it was.
125.) Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.
126.) Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters and teach some of us more than what we could learn from books.
127.) Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.
128.) Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occur while you’re climbing it.
129.) Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.
130.) May your dreams be larger than mountains, and may you have the courage to scale their summits.
131.) Plans to protect air and water, wilderness, and wildlife are, in fact, plans to protect man.
132.) None know how often the hand of God is seen in a wilderness, but them that rove it for a man’s life.
133.) The promised land always lies on the other side of a wilderness.
134.) The continued existence of wildlife and wilderness is important to the quality of life of humans.
135.) The wilderness is healing, a therapy for the soul.
136.) Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.
137.) The best views come from the hardest climbs.
And so the adventure begins. Life is meant for good friends and fun adventures. I hope you enjoy yours.
By Mike O’Halloran
Mike is an author and editor of Sports Feel Good Stories.
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