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Best Quotes About Adventure

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A list of the best adventure quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous adventure quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic adventure quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about adventure?" and "What are inspirational adventure quotes?"

This list includes notable adventure quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest adventure quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite adventure sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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    The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.

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    George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron More
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    An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.

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    The thirst for adventure is the vent which Destiny offers; a war, a crusade, a gold mine, a new country, speak to the imagination and offer swing and play to the confined powers.

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    Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health.

    Carl Jung More
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    Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller More
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    new! We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.

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    I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.

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

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    "Shed your mortal skin and let me take you beneath the waves."

    Janet Morris, Chris Morris More
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    If we didn't live adventurously, plucking the wild goat by the beard, and trembling over precipices, we should never be depressed, I've no doubt; but already should be faded, fatalistic and aged.

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    The test of an adventure is that when you're in the middle of it, you say to yourself, 'Oh, now I've got myself into an awful mess; I wish I were sitting quietly at home.' And the sign that something's wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wishing you were out having lots of adventure.

    Thornton Wilder More
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    Without adventure civilization is in full decay.

    Alfred North Whitehead More
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    If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new.

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    You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes.

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

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    What’s holding us up then? I’ve had my fill of babies and monks and twaddle. Let’s get out into the World and see what wrongs we can find to right.” She grinned. “Or vice versa.”

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