Bucket List Quotes To Keep You Inspired Between Adventures

Bucket list quotes can keep you inspired between everyday life and your next adventure. Personally, I like to read them each morning so that I can get inspired to keep working until I check off another bucket list item.

Sometimes being home and going through the day to day work can get repetitive. Try putting one of these bucket list quotes in your office or at your desk so you can remind yourself whats to come.

Bucket List Quotes

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag

“Embrace, explore, endure.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“The goal is to die with memories, not dreams.” – Unknown

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“Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – Unknown

“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.” Eleanor Roosevelt

“Live your life by a compass, not a clock.” – Stephen R. Covey

“The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” – John Muir

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has courage to lose sight of the shoreline.”  ~ Andre Gide

“If you don’t have big dreams and goals, you’ll end up working really hard for someone who does.” – Unknown

“Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.” Paulo Coelho

“All you need is a passport.” – Unknown

“Travel is not a reward for working, its education for living.” – Anthony Bourdain

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“Live life with no excuses, travel with no regret.” – Unknown

“I want someone to look at me the way I look at a travel brochure.” – Unknown

“Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.” – Erol Ozan

“The beginning of the adventure of finding yourself is to lose your way.” – Unknown

“We don’t need objects, we need adventures.” – Unknown

“I’m in love with cities I’ve never been to and people I’ve never met.” – John Green

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“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less travelled by.” Robert Frost

“There are seven days in a week and someday isn’t one of them.” – Unknown

“It is not down in any map, true places never are.”  ~ Henry Miller

“I followed my heart and it led me to the airport.” – Unknown

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

“Fill your life with adventure, not things. Have stories to tell, not things to show.” Unknown

“Somewhere on your journey don’t forget to turn around and enjoy the view.” – Unknown

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“Say yes to new adventures.” – Unknown

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

“I do believe it’s time for another adventure.” – Unknown

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”  ~ Confucius

“There is a whole world out there. Pack your backpack, your best friend and go.” – Unknown

“You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.” – Sue Fitzmaurice

“Oh darling, let’s be adventurers.” – Unknown

“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” Oprah Winfrey

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“A person susceptible to wanderlust is not so much addicted to movement as committed to transformation.” – Pico Iyer

“I just want to explore.” – Unknown

“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.” – Jack Kerouac

“Live for the moments you can’t put into words.” – Unknown

“Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.” – Lewis Carroll

“Life offers you a thousand chances… all you have to do is take one.” – Unknown

“Travel far enough you meet yourself.” – David Mitchell

“Life was made for good friends and great adventures.” – Unknown

“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” – Unknown

“Fill your life with experiences, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.” – Unknown

“Travel is rebellion in its purest form. We follow our heart. We free ourselves of labels. We lose control willingly. We trade a role for reality. We love the unfamiliar. We trust strangers. We own only what we can carry. We search for better questions, not answers. We truly graduate. We, sometimes, choose never to come back.” – Unknown

“People forget years and remember moments.” – Ann Beattie

“Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“As soon as I saw you, I knew a grand adventure was about to happen.” — A. A. Milne

“Working hard is important. But there is something that matters even more: believing in yourself.” – Harry Potter

“What I love most about this crazy life is the adventure of it.” – Juliette Binoche

“Oh, the places you’ll go.” – Dr. Suess

“Design a life that you are inspired to live.” – Annette White

“The world is yours to explore.” – Unknown

“There is no time to be bored in a world as beautiful as this.” – Unknown

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“Traveling: it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta

“The wilderness is calling, and I must go.” – Unknown

“The most beautiful things in the world is, of course, the world itself.” – Wallace Stevens

“We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.” – Hilaire Belloc

“Getting lost is not a waste of time.” – Unknown

“Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.” – Paolo Coelho

“Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” – Les Brown

“If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world is.” – Angelina Jolie

“Don’t let the tamed ones tell you how to live.” – Jonny Ox

“Until you step into the unknown, you don’t know what you’re made of.” – Unknown

“Strong and content, I travel the open road.” – Walt Whitman

“The world is waiting for you. Good luck. Travel safe. GO!” – Phil Keoghan

“Travel is more than seeing of sights; it is a chance that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” – Miriam Beard

“I do believe it is time for another adventure.” – Unknown

“I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

“My passport is screaming to be stamped.” – Cherie Oke

“I read, I travel, I become.” – Derek Walcott

“There is always that one summer that changes you.” – Unknown

“Sometimes you just need an adventure to cleanse the bitter taste of life from your soul.” – Unknown

“I have an insane calling to be where I’m not.” – Unknown


We hope you love these bucket list quotes. If you have a favorite bucket list quote we missed, leave it in the comments!


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