Whenever I am in between trips or just need some inspiration, I love reading adventure quotes on travel. Reading quotes about adventure inspire me to plan a new trip and motivate me to take risks in order to achieve my goals in life rather than being stuck in the same place. Here are 35 of the most inspirational adventure quotes that always fuel my wanderlust.
Inspirational Adventure Quotes
1. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller
2. “Adventure is worthwhile in itself.” – Amelia Earhart
3. “Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.” – Jack Kerouac
4. “Oh Darling, Let’s Be Adventurers.”
5. “Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.” -Jaime Lyn
6. “As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen.” -Winnie the Pooh
7. “You know you are truly alive when you’re living among lions.” -Karen Blixen
8. “Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life was meant to be.” – Steve Pavlina
9. “‘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.” -J.R.R Tolkien
10. “If happiness is the goal – and it should be, then adventures should be top priority.” – Richard Branson
11. “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.” -Ernest Hemingway
12. “Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.” -T.S Eliot
13. “So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” -F. Scott Fitzgerald
14. “You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.” -Sue Fitzmaurice
15. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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.” -Mark Twain
16. “One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.” -William Feather
17. “Life is an adventure. Take risks.’’
18. “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.” – John Amatt
19. “When you see someone putting on his Big Boots, you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen.”-A.A. Milnie
20. “The greatest adventure is what lies ahead.’’
21. “Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.” -Irving Wallace
22. “The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” -Eleanor Roosevelt
23. “Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.’’ – Ewan Mcgregor
24. “Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure.’’ – Bob Bitchin
25. “The only question in life is whether or not you are going to answer a hearty ‘YES!’ to your adventure.’’ – Joseph Campbell
26. “Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell not stuff to show.’’
27. “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.” – Wilfred Peterson
28. “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
29. “Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less traveled by.”-Robert Frost
30. “Spontaneity is the best kind of adventure.”
31. “When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
32. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.’’ – Ralph Waldo Emerson
33. “Life is an adventure, it’s not a package tour.’’ – Eckhart Tolle
34. “Climb mountains not so the world can see you but so you can see the world.’’ – David McCullough Jr.
35. “It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary
Do you find quotes about adventure inspiring? What do you think are the best adventure quotes about travel?
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