189+ EPIC Adventure Quotes on Living a Dreamy Life

As Helen Keller said, “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” So, what adventure means to you? Adventure means to be living in outdoors with the mountains and nature. Adventure also means embracing uncertainty and enjoying the challenge of the unknown to get out into the world to experience new things.

If you’re searching for beautiful quotes on journey that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of popular vacation quotes, powerful travel quotes and top getaway quotes.

Best Adventure Quotes

Life is an adventure, it’s not a package tour. – Eckhart Tolle

As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen. – Winnie the Pooh

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

If we were meant to stay in one place, we would have roots instead of feet. – Rachel Wolchin

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. – Mark Twain

And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul. – John Muir

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. – Anais Nin

Never fear quarrels, but seek hazardous adventures. – Alexandre Dumas

Adventure is not outside man; it is within. – George Eliot

Nothing ventured, nothing gained. And venture belongs to the adventurous. – Navjot Singh Sidhu

Some adventures require nothing more than a willing heart and the ability to trip over the cracks in the world. – Seanan McGuire

It is never too late to be who you might have been. – George Eliot

Sometimes getting lost is not a waste of time. – Unknown

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. – Helen Keller

If you want to know the truth of who you are, walk until not a person knows your name. Travel is the great leveler, the great teacher, bitter as medicine, crueler than mirror-glass. A long stretch of road will teach you more about yourself than a hundred years of quiet. – Patrick Rothfuss

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. – Henry David Thoreau

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride! – Hunter S. Thompson

Short Adventure Quotes

The danger of adventure is worth a thousand days of ease and comfort. – Paulo Coelho

The journey matters more than the destination. – Tony Fahkry

A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are built for. – John G. Shed

So shut up, live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry. – Jack Kerouac

I travel because I become uncomfortable being too comfortable. – Carew Papritz

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. – Mark Twain

Go where you feel most alive. – Unknown

Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure. – Irving Wallace

Live your life by a compass, not a clock. – Stephen Covey

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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. – Jawaharlal Nehru

The gladdest moment in human life is a departure into unknown lands. – Sir Richard Burton

It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad, and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure. – Ernie Harwell

Let us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure. – J.K. Rowling

Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you. – Ewan McGregor

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Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. – Yogi Bhajan

Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another. – Ernest Hemingway

Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport. – Unknown

Famous Adventure Quotes

You know you are truly alive when you’re living among lions. Karen Blixen

Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another. Ernest Hemingway

Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul. Jaime Lyn

Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind. Anthony Bourdain

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Life is adventure, not predicament. James Broughton

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney

Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow. Anita Desai

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Helen Keller

Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure Bob Bitchin

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Travel far enough, you meet yourself. David Mitchell

Adventure is worthwhile. Aesop

Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure. Bob Bitchin

The best journeys in life are those that answer questions you never thought to ask. Rich Ridgeway

Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures. Lewis Carroll

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Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul. Jaime Lyn Beatty

Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life was meant to be. Steve Pavlina

The end of all exploring will be to arrive where you started and know the place for the first time. T.S. Elliot

Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. Gustave Flaubert

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

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. Mark Twain

Inspirational Adventure Quotes

Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. Yogi Bhajan

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to. J.R.R Tolkien

As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen. Winnie the Pooh

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Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire. Jennifer Lee

To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice. Elizabeth Gilbert

Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you. Ewan Mcgregor

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. Mark Twain

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Better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times. Asian  proverb

You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong. Sue Fitzmaurice

Perhaps the most terrible (or wonderful) thing that can happen to an imaginative youth, aside from the curse (or blessing) of imagination itself, is to be exposed without preparation to the life outside his or her sphere the sudden revelation that there is a there out there. Tom Robbins

It’s funny. When you leave your home and wander really far, you always think, ‘I want to go home.’ But then you come home, and of course, it’s not the same. You can’t live with it, you can’t live away from it. And it seems like from then on there’s always this yearning for someplace that doesn’t exist. I felt that. Still, do. I’m never completely at home anywhere. Danzy Senna

Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Amelia Earhart

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I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. Henry David Thoreau

Adventure isn’t hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles in life. John Amatt

A person does not grow from the ground like a vine or a tree, one is not part of a plot of land. Mankind has legs so it can wander. Roman Payne

People don’t take trips, trips take people. John Steinbeck

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When you see someone putting on his Big Boots, you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen. A.A. Milne

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. Jawaharlal Nehru

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving. Terry Pratchett

Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure. Irving Wallace

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And then there is the most dangerous risk of all the risk of spending your life not doing what you want, on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later. Randy Komisar

Adventure is worthwhile. Aesop

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. Saint Augustine

Unique Adventure Quotes

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less traveled by. Robert Frost

Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things: air, sleep, dreams, sea, the sky all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine of it. Cesare Pavese

Art flourishes where there is a sense of adventure. Alfred North Whitehead

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The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper. W.B. Yeats

Oh, the places you’ll go. Dr. Seuss

Adventure is worthwhile. Aristotle

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers. Ralph Waldo Emerson

A man on foot, on horseback or on a bicycle will see more, feel more, enjoy more in one mile than the motorized tourists can in a hundred miles. Edward Abbey

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Live, travel, adventure, bless and don’t be sorry. Jack Kerouac

To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted. Bill Bryson

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot. Michael Althsuler

Life is an adventure, it’s not a package tour. Eckhart Tolle

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. Aldous Hux

Adventure is allowing the unexpected to happen to you. Exploration is experiencing what you have not experienced before. Richard Aldington

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My parents taught me honesty, truth, compassion, kindness and how to care for people. Also, they encouraged me to take risks, to boldly go. They taught me that the greatest danger in life is not taking the adventure. Brian Blessed

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list. Susan Sontag

Instead of trying to make your life perfect, give yourself the freedom to make it an adventure, and go ever upward. Drew Houston

I would like to travel the world with you twice. Once to see the world. Twice, to see the way you see the world.

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To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. Aldous Huxley

I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. Mark Twain

Memorable Adventure Quotes

Travel makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn. Nyssa P. Chopra

The man who goes alone can start today, but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready. Henry David Thoreau

What I love most about this crazy life is the adventure of it. Juliette Binoche

short adventure quotes

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

To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted. Bill Bryson

When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable. Clifton Fadiman

The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. Eleanor Roosevelt

If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it’s lethal. Paulo Coelho

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People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home. Dagobert D Kunes

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Lao Tzu

I would rather own a little and see the world than own the world and see a little. Alexander Sattler

An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered. G. K. Chesterton

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible. T.E. Lawrence

quotes about adventure and exploration

If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try. Seth Godin

It is not down in any map; true places never are. Herman Melville

I do not have the slightest clue what I am doing…that’s the adventure…I stopped worrying about it…that’s the beauty. Jason King

Travel far enough, you meet yourself. David Mitchell

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. Ralph Waldo Emerson

adventure sayings

Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain. Jack Kerouac

The journey, not the arrival matters. T.S. Eliot

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. Kahlil Gibran

For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to recount it. Jean-Paul Sartre

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.  T.E. Lawrence

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It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power. Alan Cohen

We’re not home and hearth people. We’re the adventurers, the buccaneers, the blockade runners. Without challenge, we’re only alive. Alexander Eliot

A ship is safe in the harbor, but that’s not what ships are built for. Gael Attal

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. Wilfred Peterson

famous adventure sayings

I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again. Eric Roth, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

It’s never too late in life to have a genuine adventure. Robert Kurson

Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to face many a danger, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle. Annie Besant

The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion. Albert Camus

Not I, not anyone else, can travel that road for you. You must travel it for yourself. Walt Whitman

So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past. F. Scott Fitzgerald

inspiring adventure quotes

Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and winds long to play with your hair. Kahlil Gibran

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

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment. Hilaire Belloc

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

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I’ve always considered it a particular privilege to be asked into someone’s home while abroad. To accept hospitality is to cross the threshold from a simple tourist to something more. Making a friend means making a connection. No longer just a day tripper, you become, in some small way, part of a faraway place. Steve Burgess

Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in 10 seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories. Ray Bradbury

Travel far enough, you meet yourself. David Mitchell

I have ambiguous feelings about the differences between tourists and travelers the problem being the more I traveled, the smaller the differences become. But the one difference I could still latch on to was that tourists went on holidays while travelers did something else: They traveled. Alex Garland

Adventure is a path. The real adventure, self-determined, self-motivated, often risky, forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. Mark Jenkins

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Life was made for good friends and great adventure Proverb

If happiness is the goal and it should be, then adventures should be the top priority. Richard Branson

A person should set his goals as early as he can and devote all his energy and talent in getting there. With enough effort, he may achieve it. Or he may find something that is even more rewarding. But in the end, no matter what the outcome, he will know he has been alive. Walt Disney

Life is full of adventure. There’s no such thing as a clear pathway. Guy Laliberte

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow. Lin Yutang

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. Aldous Hux

Traveling it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. Ibn Battuta

We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls. Anais Nin

You don’t have to be rich to travel well. Eugene Fodor

If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home. James Michener

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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. Wilfred Peterson

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.  Aldous Huxley

I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again. Eric Roth

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Wanderlust: a desire to travel, to understand one’s very existence.

and so the adventure begins.

Nobody who says, ‘I told you so’ has ever been, or will ever be, a hero. Ursula K. Le Guin

I do believe it’s time for another adventure.

Finding paradise wherever I go.

Find a beautiful place, and get lost.

If you can’t live longer, live deeper. Italian proverb

going for an adventure, be back never

Oh darling, let’s be adventurers.

Work hard, travel harder.

Do what you love, and you will never be late.

Follow me to the adventure.

Adventure is my middle name!

To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world. Freya Stark

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

There are two most powerful days in your life. The day you are born, and the day you discover why. Boniface Mwangi

Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s life. Mark Twain

Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.’ Lisa St. Aubin de Teran

Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions. Peter Hoeg

adventure quotes to inspire you

Always there has been an adventure just around the corner–and the world is still full of corners. Roy Chapman Andrews

Maybe you had to leave in order to miss a place; maybe you had to travel to figure out how beloved your starting point was. Jodi Picoult

I do not want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. Diane Ackerman

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