Adventure Quote Archive

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.
— Frank A. Clark

Do not rob yourself of life’s experiences, as they come along, by hiding from and saying “no” to everything. To say “yes” and dive in is the only sensible response.

— Bill Purdin

Eliminate something superfluous from your life. Break a habit. Do something that makes you feel insecure. — Piero Ferrucci

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult. — Seneca

The great end of life is not knowledge, but action. — Thomas Fuller

The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next. — Ursula K. LeGuin

What you risk reveals what you value. — Jeanette Winterson

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. — Marcel Proust

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

Those of us who refuse to risk and grow get swallowed up by life. — Patty Hansen

Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile … initially scared me to death. — Betty Bender

We owe something to extravagance, for thrift and adventure seldom go hand in hand. — Jennie Jerome Churchill

They sicken of the calm, who knew the storm. — Dorothy Parker

The world belongs to the energetic. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Adventure is worthwhile in itself. — Amelia Earhart

Find a shore you cannot see and sail for it. — Bill Purdin

It’s very hard to take yourself too seriously when you look at the world from outer space. — Thomas K. Mattingly II (Apollo 16 astronaut)