Adventure Woman Quotes

"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature."
- Helen Keller

"Nobody is ever met at the airport when beginning a new adventure. It's just not done."
- Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

"Better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life."
- Sister Elizabeth Kenny

"What a wonderful life I have had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner."
- Colette

"The best way for a person to have happy thoughts is to count her blessings not her cash."
- Anonymous

"No one from the beginning of time has had security."
- Eleanor Roosevelt

"Sometimes I would almost rather have people take years of my life than take away a moment."
- Pearl Bailey

"Life is a risk."
- Diane Von Furstenburg

"We all ended up somewhere with our various uncertain lives flapping about us in tatters and our pockets full of foreign coins."
- Karen Elizabeth Gordon

"Just go out there and do what you have to do."
- Martina Navratilova

"Courage is the most important of all virtues, because without it we can't practice any other virtue with consistency."
- Maya Angelou

"Only those who dare, truly live."
- Ruth P. Freedman

"To me travel is triple delight: anticipation, performance, and recollection."
- Ilka Chase

"Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life."
- Eleanor Roosevelt

"It takes courage to lead a life. Any life."
-Erica Jong

"Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. When there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go far wrong."
- Ella Fitzgerald

"My favorite thing is to go where I've never been."
- Diane Arbus

"I'm trying to be myself more and more. The more confidence you have in yourself… the more you realize that this is you, and life isn't long. So get on with it!"
- Kylie Minogue

"Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold."
- Helen Keller

"When I look at the future, it's so bright it burns my eyes." - Oprah Winfrey

"I have always had a dread of becoming a passenger in life."
- Queen Margreth II of Denmark

"It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is not to make the attempt."
- SuEllen Fried

"The distance is nothing; it's only the first step that is difficult."
- Mme. Du Deffand

"If you are never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances."
- Julia Sorel

"I don't think about risks much. I just do what I want to do. If you gotta go, you gotta go."
- Miss Lillian Carter

"Nothing ventured, nothing gained."
- Anonymous

"Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on deep and permanent, in the ideas of living."
- Miriam Beard

"Courage is rarely reckless or foolish… courage usually involves a highly realistic estimate of the odds that must be faced."
- Margaret Truman

"Courage is the ladder on which all other virtues mount."
- Clare Boothe Luce

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
- Anais Nin

"Many women miss their greatest chance of happiness through a want of courage in a decisive moment."
- Winifred Gordon

"I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship."
- Louisa May Alcott

"There ain't nothing from the outside can lick any of us."
- Margaret Mitchell

"I am responsible for my own well-being, my own happiness. The choices and decisions I make regarding my life directly influence the quality of my days."
- Kathleen Andrus

"As long as we keep searching, the answers come."
- Joan Baez

"I want to do it because I want to do it."
- Amelia Earhart

"The follies which a man regrets most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity."
- Helen Rowland

"Opportunities are often things you haven't noticed the first time around."
- Catherine Deneuve

"Trust in God and do something."
- Mary Lyon

"It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else."
- Erma Bombeck

"I compensate for big risks by always doing my homework and being well-prepared. I can take on larger risks by reducing the overall risk."
- Donna E. Shalala

"Danger and delight grow on one stalk."
- English Proverb

"And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more."
- Erica Jong

"Life has no romance without risk."
- Sarah Doherty, the first one-legged person to climb Mt. McKinley

"A person needs at intervals to separate himself from family and companions and go to new places. He must go without familiars in order to be open to influences, to change.
- Katharine Butler Hathaway

"The moment somebody says "this is very risky" is the moment it becomes attractive to me."
- Kate Capshaw

"One can never consent to creep when one feels the impulse to soar."
- Helen Keller

"Risk! Risk anything!... Do the hardest thing on Earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth."
- Katherine Mansfield

"All serious daring starts from within."
- Eudora Welty

"We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand …
and melting like a snowflake.
Let us use it before it is too late."
- Marie Beynon Ray

"No coward soul is mine."
Emily Bronte

"Its better to die on your feet than to live on your knees."
- Delores Ibarruri

"When you look like your passport photo, it's time to go home."
- Erma Bombeck