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The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.

Author: Aesop (620-560 BC)

Profession: Greek Fabulist

And yet a little tumult, now and then, is an agreeable quickener of sensation; such as a revolution, a battle, or an adventure of any lively description.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

Adventure is worthwhile.

Author: Amelia Earhart (1897-1937)

Profession: American Aviator, Author

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 swing and play to the confined powers.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.

Author: George Farquhar (1677-1707)

Profession: Irish Playwright

I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.

Author: Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

Profession: Dutch Painter

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.

Author: David Grayson (1870-1946)

Profession: American Journalist and Writer

Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health.

Author: Carl Jung (1875-1961)

Profession: Swiss Psychiatrist

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.

Author: Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964)

Profession: Indian Nationalist, Statesman

Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.

Author: Johann Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet, Historian

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.

Author: Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)

Profession: British Author

You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes.

Author: Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941)

Profession: Indian Poet, Philosopher

There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won t.

Author: William Trogdon (1939)

Profession: American Author

If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer