30 Inspiring Adventure Quotes certain to set your Wanderlust on Fire

Lake Nyinambuga, Kasenda Crater Lakes, Uganda

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

Oprah Winfrey

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

Karen Blixen, Out of Africa

Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.

Barry Finlay, Kilimanjaro and Beyond

Adventure, yeah. I guess that’s what you call it when everybody comes back alive.

Mercedes Lackey, Spirits White as Lightning

The journey is the destination.

Dan Eldon

There’s only one place I want to go and it's to all the places I’ve never been.

Nikki Rowe

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

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

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

Robert Frost

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

Saint Augustine

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

Travel far enough, you meet yourself.

David Mitchell

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

William Feather

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

Ewan McGregor

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

Sue Fitzmaurice

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

Richard Branson

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

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

Robert Kurson

All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.

Martin Buber

Spontaneity is what travel is all about.

Zach Anner

It’s more of an adventure when you set off into unknown territory, and there’s nothing like that feeling you get when you discover a place on the Earth where no one has ever been.

Conrad Anker

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.

Robert Louis Stevenson

One of the few luxuries left is travel. And the aspect of travel that is luxurious is not the movement, but the being there.

Andre Balazs

There are 30,000 days in your life. When I was 24, I realized I’m almost 9,000 days down. There are no warm-ups, no practice rounds, no reset buttons. Your biggest risk isn’t failing, it’s getting too comfortable. Every day, we’re writing a few more words of a story. I wanted my story to be an adventure and that’s made all the difference.

Drew Houston

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Marcel Proust

Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.

Babs Hoffman

Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember and remember more than I have seen.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Aldous Huxley

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

Hilaire Belloc
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