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A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in which adventure is allowed to take whatever form it will is sure to be short.
Bertrand Russell
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
Charlie Chaplin
Adventure is worthwhile.
Aristotle
Adventures are to the adventurous
Benjamin Disraeli
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Each venture is a new beginning, a raid on the inarticulate with shabby equipment always deteriorating in the general mess of imprecision of feeling.
T.S. Eliot
I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.
Vincent van Gogh
In that world, you'll be able to rise in the morning with the spirit you had known in your childhood: that spirit of eagerness, adventure and certainty which comes from dealing with a rational universe
Ayn Rand
It is a peculiarity of the American mind that it regards any excursion into the truth as an adventure into cynicism
Henry Louis Mencken
Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
Norman Cousins
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.
Helen Keller
Life is either a great adventure or nothing.
Helen Keller
Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.
Ernesto "Che" Guevara
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
Voltaire
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being perhaps better in the quiet of old age and dwell there more undisturbed than in the turmoil of adventure.
George Santayana
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
The bold adventurer succeeds the best.
Ovid
The Canadians of those days, at least, possessed a roving spirit of adventure which carried them further, in exposure to hardship and danger, than ever the New England colonist went, and led them, though not to clear and colonize the wilderness, yet
Henry David Thoreau
The fruit of my tree of knowledge is plucked, and it is this: "Adventures are to the adventurous
Benjamin Disraeli
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces
Anatole France
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