Adventure Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old adventure quotes, adventure sayings, and adventure proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves in finding themselves.     

Andre Gide

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.

David Grayson

Adventure must be held in delicate fingers. It should be handled, not embraced. It should be sipped, not swallowed at a gulp.      

Barry Targan

Adventures are to the adventurous.     

Benjamin Disraeli

Adventure: the pursuit of life.     

Jenny Radcliffe

The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.

Oprah Winfrey

Never say 'no' to adventures. Always say 'yes', otherwise you'll lead a very dull life.      

Ian Fleming

Adventure is the point where you toss your life on the scales of chance and wait for the pointer to stop.      

Murray Leinster

Adventure is worthwhile.     

Amelia Earhart

Adventures don't come calling like unexpected cousins calling from out of town. You have to go looking for them.     

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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.     

Wilferd Peterson

Adventure is not hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life.

John Amatt

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.     

Jawaharial Nehru

An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.      

G. K. Chesterton

If adventure does not wait on the doorstep, climb out through the window

Loesje

We're looking for an adventure. It's about getting out there and getting some exposure. It's about making a statement that this can be done, and it can be fun     

Nick Pisca

There is no certainty; there is only adventure.     

Roberto Assagioli

Without adventure civilization is in full decay.     

Alfred North Whitehead

Adventure is the child of courage.

Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I decided that adventure was the best way to learn...      

Lloyd Alexander

I believe that all of us have the capacity for one adventure inside us, but great adventure is facing responsibility day after day.     

William Gordon

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.     

Laurence Sterne

All great adventures have moments that are really crap.     

Ellen Potter

If travel has momentum and wants to stay in motion, as I mentioned earlier, then adventure has the gravitational pull of a black hole. The more you do it, the more you find a way to keep doing it.     

Josh Gates

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.      

Jawaharal Nehru

Adventure should be 80 percent 'I think this is manageable,' but it's good to have that last 20 percent where you're right outside your comfort zone. Still safe, but outside your comfort zone.     

Bear Grylls

Adventure must start with running away from home.

William Bolitho

Adventure is the vitaminizing element in histories both individual and social.     

William Bolitho

A man practices the art of adventure when he heroically faces up to life. When he has the daring to open doors to new experiences. When he is unafraid of new ideas, new theories and new philosophies. When he has the curiosity to experiment. When he breaks the chain of routine.      

Wilfred Peterson

Adventure, yeah. I guess that's what you call it when everybody comes back alive.

Mercedes Lackey