By Nancy Cooper
What does adventure really mean?
Well, traveling is a good and important ingredient, at least as far as concerns me. I can safely say that traveling is a crucial ingredient of my life and being able to travel is such an enriching experience.
But I can say life is a journey too, an adventure to be enjoyed at best and doesn’t really matter where I go, the adventure itself is important, not a destination!
Maybe that’s why my favorite kind of inspirational quotes is adventure related! They always encourage me, they make me feel better and move forward, they remind me that only if I follow my dreams, I will be happy and feel satisfied.
Below I’ve collected some of the most powerful adventure quotes which constantly inspire me to live a life of adventure and travel.
SHORT ADVENTURE QUOTES
What trip can happen without the right motto? Well, a short motivational adventure quote can help you set the best adventurous tone for your perfect trip.
“Adventure is not outside man; it is within.” – David Grayson
“Adventure is the child of courage.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie
“A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.” – Moslih Eddin Saadi
“There is no certainty; there is only adventure.” – Roberto Assagioli
“Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.” – Jaime Lyn
“Adventure is worthwhile.” – Amelia Earhart
“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only a page.” – St. Augustine
“A ship is safe in the harbor, but that’s not what ships are built for.” – Gael Attal
“Adventure: the pursuit of life.” – Jenny Radcliffe
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller
FIRST TIME ADVENTURE QUOTES
Sometimes it can be difficult to do something for the first time… The same can be if you’re going to leave your home – your comfort zone – for the first time… But don’t worry! Here is a collection of the most inspiring quotes that can help you make a move.
“Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times.” – Asian Proverb
“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
“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
“The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have.” – Anna Quindlen
“The gladdest moment in human life, methinks, is a departure into unknown lands.” – Sir Richard Burton
“Adventure must start with running away from home.” – William Bolitho
“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” – Mark Twain
“The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are.” – Samuel Johnson
“Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.” – Wendell Berry
NEW ADVENTURE QUOTES
If you feel that you need to change something in your life, the best way is to think about a new and unexpected adventure. Below you’ll find wonderful quotes which help you make this journey happen.
“Life is short and the world is wide, the sooner you start exploring it, the better.” – Simon Raven
“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag
“Never say ‘no’ to adventures. Always say ‘yes’, otherwise you’ll lead a very dull life.” – Ian Fleming
“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
“Adventures don’t come calling like unexpected cousins calling from out of town. You have to go looking for them.” – Anonymous
“If adventure does not wait on the doorstep, climb out through the window.” – Loesje
“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.” – Jawaharlal Nehru
“Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” – Anonymous
“If we were meant to stay in one place, we would have roots instead of feet.” – Rachel Wolchin
“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
I hope you’ve enjoyed my collection of amazing wanderlust quotes and you’ve already planned your next journey.