Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
Author: Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947)
Profession: British Mathematician, Philosopher
The test of an adventure is that when you're in the middle of it, you say to yourself, ''Oh, now I've got myself into an awful mess; I wish I were sitting quietly at home.'' And the sign that something's wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wish
Author: Thornton Wilder (1897-1975)
Profession: American Novelist, Playwright
If we didn't live adventurously, plucking the wild goat by the beard, and trembling over precipices, we should never be depressed, I've no doubt; but already should be faded, fatalistic and aged.
Author: Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)
Profession: British Novelist, Essayist