The mountains are calling and I must go.
Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health.
One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
If adventure does not wait on the doorstep, climb out through the window.
When a man is a traveler, the world is his home and the sky is his roof, where he hangs his hat is his home and all the people are his family.
Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking; You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.
We owe something to extravagance, for thrift and adventure seldom go hand in hand.
If you don't get out of the box you've been raised in, you won't understand how much bigger the world is.
Love, like everything else in life, should be a discovery, an adventure, and like most adventures, you don't know you're having one until you're right in the middle of it.
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.
The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.
I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.
If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.
Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.
Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.
Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them." "Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it." "Life is perpetually creative because it contains in itself that surplus which ever overflows the boundaries of the immediate time and space, restlessly pursuing its adventure of expression in the varied forms of self-realization." "The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence.
Every exit is an entry somewhere else.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
The cliche is that life is a mountain. You go up, reach the top and then go down.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Make everything an adventure. Otherwise, it will suck.
Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.
Reckless adventure is the fool's hazard.
Men of vision. Oh, I love the fine names men give each other to hide their greed and lust for adventure.
There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won t.
Adventure isn't hanging off a rope on the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude we must apply to the day to day obstacles of life.
Take every chance you get in life, because some things only happen once.
Adventure: An undertaking usually involving danger and unknown risks.
A chance is what you take before you think about it. A calculated risk is what you take after you have evaluated all possible factors and have determined that risk.
An adventurous life does not necessarily mean climbing mountains, swimming with sharks, or jumping off cliffs. It means risking yourself by leaving a little piece of you behind in all those you meet along the way.
I always secretly looked forward to nothing going as planned. That way, I wasn't limited by my imagination. That way, anything can, and always did, happen.
The life that I could still live, I should live and the thoughts that I could still think, I should think.
Christopher Robin was sitting outside his door, putting on his Big Boots. As soon as he saw the Big Boots, Pooh knew that an Adventure was going to happen, and he brushed the honey off his nose with the back of his paw, and spruced himself up as well as he could, so as to look ready for Anything.
Never fear quarrels, but seek hazardous adventures.
Art flourishes where there is a sense of adventure.
Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
Our bravest and best lessons are not learned through success, but through misadventure.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves -- in finding themselves.
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.
The best adventure is always the one you're about to have next.
Stop staring at mountains. Climb them instead, yes, it's a harder process but it will lead you to a better view.
Then I realized that to be more alive, I had to be less afraid. So I did it. I lost my fear and gained my whole life.
Your body is not a temple, it's an amusement park. Enjoy the ride.
Set out from any point. They are all alike. They all lead to a point of departure.
The journey toward self-discovery is life's greatest adventure.
Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.
You the people have the power to make this life free and beautiful, to make this life a wonderful adventure.
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
It is invidious to distinguish particular men as adventurers: we are all such.
I now walk into the wild.
The very basic core of a man's living spirit is his passion for adventure.
The journey is the destination.
Life is a blank canvas, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can.
For an adventurous life, seek not security. Dance with uncertainty to create magnificence and beauty.
Don't fear; remember life is an adventure.
Life is not an equation to be solved; it is an adventure of consciousness to be thrilled and enjoyed.
Life is an adventurous ride in a train we call time.
Life is adventurous and exciting because you never know where you will be in a few minutes or so.
Life is a one-way journey toward the unknown. So make it an exciting awesome adventure.
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.
Adventure without risk is Disneyland.
If you don't take risks, you'll have a wasted soul.
I have discovered that even the mediocre can have adventures and even the fearful can achieve.
One travels to run away from routine, that dreadful routine that kills all imagination and all our capacity for enthusiasm.
Travel can also be the spirit of adventure somewhat tamed, for those who desire to do something they are a bit afraid of.
Every so often, let your spirit of adventure triumph over your good sense.
New discoveries in science will continue to create a thousand new frontiers for those who still would adventure.
I think risk-taking is a great adventure. And life should be full of adventures.
You know you are truly alive when you're living among lions.
The end he had been born to serve yet did not see had led him to escape by an unseen path and now it beckoned to him once more and a new adventure was about to be opened to him.
I wanted real adventures to happen to myself. But real adventures, I reflected, do not happen to people who remain at home: they must be sought abroad.
Here's to freedom, cheers to art. Here's to having an excellent adventure and may the stopping never start.
Maybe there is another who sees life not as a flickering candle but as a torch that can illuminate an undiscovered world.
One of the inescapable encumbrances of leading an interesting life is that there have to be moments when you almost lose it.
If you want to train for big mountain endeavors, spend time in big mountains.
When the new becomes commonplace, people become accustomed to it. That's a tribute to our sense of adventure.
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more that what we could learn from books.
Every day is an adventure.
You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes.
All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.
Travel doesn't become adventure until you leave yourself behind.
As you awaken, may your dreams greet you by name, and may you answer, Yes!
If adventurers were cowardly, no one would have crossed the nations; if sailors were fearful, no one would have crossed the oceans; if pilots were gutless, no one would have crossed the skies.
The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
Life is an adventure of our own design intersected by fate and a series of lucky and unlucky accidents.
A traveler is really not someone who crosses ground so much as someone who is always hungry for the next challenge and adventure.
Life is known only by those who have found a way to be comfortable with change and the unknown. Given the nature of life, there may be no security, but only adventure.
I go to the mountains for an adventure and each time I pray I will get up and down again.
I always take the same perspective with each new adventure. I put myself in the position of being at the end of my life looking back. Then I ask myself if what I am doing is important to me.
Until you step into the unknown, you don't know what you're made of.
Always remember, it's simply not an adventure worth telling if there aren't any dragons.
To venture causes anxiety, but not to venture is to lose one's self…. And to venture in the highest is precisely to be conscious of one's self.
Some bold adventurers disdain The limits of their little reign, And unknown regions date descry.
Life is a fatal adventure. It can only have one end. So why not make it as far-ranging and free as possible.
May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.
Be careful going in search of adventure -- it's ridiculously easy to find.
There are always adventures everywhere, it just takes an adventurer to see them.
Anytime I feel lost, I pull out a map and stare. I stare until I have reminded myself that life is a giant adventure, so much to do, to see.
Our greatest human adventure is the evolution of consciousness. We are in this life to enlarge the soul, liberate the spirit, and light up the brain.
Life's the adventure. You don't have to drop your bundle and go bush. It's about being brave within the context that you're in.
If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new.
I wandered everywhere, through cities and countries wide. And everywhere I went, the world was on my side.
The biggest adventure is to move into an area in which you are not an expert. Sometimes I joke that I am not interested in doing re-search, only search.
Human progress has always been driven by a sense of adventure and unconventional thinking.
Perhaps the spirit of adventure, be it mental or material adventure, is a factor so essential in human progress that no emphasis of it is undue.
Life is an adventure that is best lived boldly.
Adventure should be 80 percent 'I think this is manageable,' but it's good to have that last 20 percent where you're right outside your comfort zone. Still safe, but outside your comfort zone.
To me, adventure has always been to me the connections and bounds you create with people when you're there. And you can have that anywhere.
I call for a collective adventure in generalized joy and freely interdependent exuberance.
The most dangerous thing you can do in life is play it safe.
Adventures were always best when there was someone to share them with.
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.
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sight-seeing.'
Instead of trying to make your life perfect, give yourself the freedom to make it an adventure, and go ever upward.
People who make no mistakes lack boldness and the spirit of adventure. They are the brakes on the wheels of progress.
Failure is relative. Life is adventure. Everything has beauty.
Whatever course you have chosen for yourself, it will not be a chore but an adventure if you bring to it a sense of the glory of striving.
Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.
Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.
When you are in difficulties, look upon the overcoming of them as a great adventure.
All great adventures have moments that are really crap.
Let us cherish the hope that the day is not far distant when we will be in the midst of this next adventure.
There's a call to adventure. It's something in the inner psyche of humanity, particularly males.
Life is full of adventure. There's no such thing as a clear pathway.
What we get from this adventure is just sheer joy. And joy is, after all, the end of life. We do not live to eat and make money.
Never say 'no' to adventures. Always say 'yes', otherwise you'll lead a very dull life.
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.
I thought climbing the Devil's Thumb would fix all that was wrong with my life. In the end, of course, it changed almost nothing. But I came to appreciate that mountains make poor receptacles for dreams.
What I love most about this crazy life is the adventure of it.
Adventure ... is what might otherwise be called hardship if it were attempted in a different spirit.
Without travel I would have wound up a little ignorant white Southern female, which was not my idea of a good life.
For there is a price ticket on everything that puts a whizz into life, and adventure follows the rule. It's distressing, but there you are.
Life is adventure. Travel is adventure at a different address.
My primary goal of hacking was the intellectual curiosity, the seduction of adventure.
To me art is an adventure into an unknown world, which can be explored only by those willing to take the risk.
The point is, when you have a chance to have a big adventure, especially if, like in your case, it doesn't hurt anyone, it's just plain foolish not to take it.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained. And venture belongs to the adventurous.
As a species, we've always been discoverers and adventurers, and space and the deep ocean are some of the last frontiers.
The best of life is to embark on an adventure with a woman interested in having an adventure with you.
There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing.
A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.
What I discovered I liked best about striking out on my bicycle was that the farther I got from home, the more interesting and unusual my thoughts became.
It's never too late in life to have a genuine adventure.
There are so many adventures that you miss because you're waiting to think of a plan. To find them, look for tiny interesting choices. And remember that you are always making up the future as you go.
Years go by. I go here, I go there, I have all sorts of adventures, and then I look back and say, 'Wow that's kind of an unusual way to live your life.'
My most cherished desire is to help our women come out of their routine chores and infuse in them the indefatigable spirit of adventure.
Adventurer: he that goes to meet whatever may come. Well, that is what we all do in the world one way or another.
An adventure may be worn as a muddy spot or it may be worn as a proud insignia. It is the woman wearing it who makes it the one thing or the other.
You can't find happiness at the end of your journey if you didn't bring it with you all along.
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.
I travel because I become uncomfortable being too comfortable.
I urge you; go find buildings and mountains and oceans to swallow you whole. They will save you, in a way nothing else can.
Some beautiful paths can't be discovered without getting lost.
Adventure is the vitaminizing element in histories both individual and social.
I have but one life to give to adventure.
There's only one place I want to go and it's to all the places I've never been.
Adventures are only interesting once you've lived to see the end of them. Before that, they are nothing but fear, and being too cold or too hot or too wet or too hungry, and getting hurt.
Always there has been an adventure just around the corner -- and the world is still full of corners.
You have to have a spirit of courage and adventure, or else you're going to find it tough to get up in the morning sometimes.
We cannot escape fear. We can only transform it into a companion that accompanies us on all our exciting adventures.
Prepare for joy -- speak your truth, care for yourself, expand your knowledge, nurture your friendships, let people love you, take on new adventures, go where your heart leads you.
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.
I'm down for adventure and up for anything.
I knew it was right to make time for myself to have adventures and fulfil dreams.
Having a perilous adventure is always better than comatose safety. Always, always, always, always, always.
Adventure is the point where you toss your life on the scales of chance and wait for the pointer to stop.
Kids are curious, and if you don't lose that, then everything is an adventure.
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.
You can choose between being a victim of destiny or an adventurer who is fighting for something important.
You are not the child of the people you call mother and father, but their fellow-adventurer on a bright journey to understand the things that are.
This is the only chance you will ever have on earth with this exciting adventure called life. So why not plan it, and try to live it as richly, as happily as possible?
Life is a great adventure…accept it in such a spirit.