Adventurous Sayings and Quotes

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

I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.     

Vincent van Gogh

Adventure is worthwhile in itself.     

Amelia Earhart

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

Andre Gide

There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.     

Alan Cohen

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

Oprah Winfrey

Fill your life with tiny and large adventurous moments.     


Always remember, it's simply not an adventure worth telling if there aren't any dragons.     

Sarah Ban Breathnach.

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

Laurence Sterne

Without adventure civilization is in full decay.     

Alfred North Whitehead

Life is either a great adventure or nothing.     

Helen Keller

Blessed are the curious, for they shall have adventures.     

Lovelle Drachman

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.     

Wilfred Peterson

There are some of us who are just born with a more adventurous spirit than others.     

Lizzy Caplan

Fill your life with adventure, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.     


Adventure is not outside man; it is within.     

George Eliot

Nothing adventured, nothing attained.     

Peter McWilliams

Adventure: the pursuit of life.     

Jenny Radcliffe

Adventure is worthwhile.     


Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!     

Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing makes a man so adventurous as an empty pocket.     

Victor Hugo

Say yes to adventures.     

Steve Pavlina

To the sober person adventurous conduct often seems insanity.     


Adventures are to the adventurous.     

Benjamin Disraeli

There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.      

Jawaharlal Nehru

Let your walks now be a little more adventurous.     

Henry David Thoreau

Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.     

T.S Eliot

Adventure, without it, why live?     

Hortense Odlum

It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.     


It is always the adventurous who accomplish great things.     

Baron de Montesquieu

One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.     

William Feather

Let us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.     

J.K. Rowling

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.     

Andre Gide