25 Adventure Quotes That Will Satisfy Your Wanderlust

25 Adventure Quotes That Will Satisfy Your Wanderlust


I think if given the opportunity and resources, we would all choose long-term travel at some point in our lives. After all, travel, above all else, broadens your perspective and gives you a breath of fresh air in the monotony of life. It allows you to know more of yourself, and more of others.

However, you can have adventures right where you are, as discovery can happen at any place, as long as you have a desire to seek it out. With that said, these quotes about adventure below will surely get you dreaming about places far and wide, and hopefully encourage you to do some exploring!

25 Adventure Quotes That Will Satisfy Your Wanderlust

1. “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


2. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T. S. Eliot

3. “Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground.” ~ Judith Thurman

4. “Life is either a great adventure or nothing.” ~ Helen Keller

5. “Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

6. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

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

8. “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

9. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous

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

11. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide

12. “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

13. “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” – Anonymous

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

15. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes


16. “Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle

17. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” – Robert Frost

18. “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Augustine of Hippo

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