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    adventure Quotes

    I love being in space. I love being challenged by great roles that a company like Marvel creates amazing movies that no only give audiences an adventure but also give us as artists an opportunity for us to be challenged to embody amazing, multilayered characters.
    — Zoe Saldana
    It's such a wonderful feeling to watch a child discover that reading is a marvelous adventure rather than a chore.
    — Zilpha Keatley Snyder
    The spirit of adventure to embrace the new and the incredible belief in the power of invention attracted me to the Russian avant-garde.
    — Zaha Hadid
    He's this amazing ambassador for all superheroes. What we've made as a film not only examines that but is also an amazing adventure story. It's been an honor to work on. As a comic book fan, Superman is like the Rosetta Stone of all superheroes.
    — Zack Snyder
    tags: work  adventure  film  stories  book  honor 
    Aladdin' was probably my favorite Disney animation when I was a kid. The animation was great and Robin Williams was unbelievable as the Genie. 'Aladdin' was an amazing adventure and the lead character was a hero for guys, which I loved. It wasn't a princess or a girl beating the odds; it was a street rat. That seemed really cool to me.
    — Zachary Levi
    I love action-adventure-type films - mythical adventures like 'Lord of the Rings' or superhero films like 'Batman.'
    — Zac Efron
    tags: adventure  film 
    The word adventure has gotten overused. For me, when everything goes wrong - that's when adventure starts
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: adventure  wrong 
    It's not an adventure until something goes wrong.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: adventure  wrong 
    Real adventure is defined best as a journey from which you may not come back alive, and certainly not as the same person.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    The whole purpose of an adventure is to gain some spiritual or emotional insight. When you compromise the process, you compromise the gain.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    True adventure begins when everything goes wrong.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: adventure  true  wrong 
    As Razam so aptly demonstrates, a new kind of traveler is emerging-one that embarks into the mysterious and uncharted domain within, where they aim to conquer their own hearts. Written in the tradition of a great adventure narrative, Aya Awakenings is a timely story for a new emerging era.
    — Yossi Ghinsberg
    In adopting the form of the adventure novel, Wells deepened it, raised its intellectual value, and brought into it elements of social philosophy and science. In his own field - though, of course, on a proportionately lesser scale - Wells may be likened to Dostoyevsky, who took the form of the cheap detective novel and infused it with brilliant psychological analysis.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    To reflect the entire spectrum, the dynamics of the adventure novel must be invested with a philosophic synthesis of one kind or another.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    tags: adventure  novel 
    Cathy Clamp is a visionary author, creating new worlds that are both strong and vividly drawn. Adventure and excitement at its best.
    — Yasmine Galenorn
    I've done a lot of things for a very young audience so far, such as The Sarah Jane Adventures. I'm tiny and petite and I look very young, so I tend to attract those kinds of roles.
    — Yasmin Paige
    tags: young  adventure 
    I lived a dream life (almost too exclusively, perhaps) when I was a lad and even now my thought goes back for refreshment to thosedays when all the world seemed to be a place of heroic adventure in which one's heart must keep its own counsel.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    What are you going to do now? I just wrapped a remake of The Poseidon Adventure .. Lady in the Water.
    — Wolfgang Petersen
    tags: adventure  water 
    In European and American society, many pundits started to lament the death of literature; looking at youth who were getting more and more attracted to sitcoms - hard, adventure films and said, our children are no longer reading, or else they're reading cartoons.
    — Wole Soyinka
    Colonialism bred an innate arrogance, but when you undertake that sort of imperial adventure, that arrogance gives way to a feeling of accommodativeness. You take pride in your openness.
    — Wole Soyinka
    The world, with all its beauty and adventure, its richness and variety, is darkened by cruelty. Death, if it ends the loveliness, the adventure, ends also that. Death balances the picture.
    — Winifred Holtby
    The last adventure left on this planet is creativity because we've been everywhere. There's not much left to explore. But there's a lot of exploration left in the human imagination.
    — Wim Wenders
    Black women . . . work because their husbands can't make enough money at their jobs to keep everything going. . . . They don't go to work to find fulfillment, or adventure, or glamour and romance, like so many white women think they are doing. Black women work out of necessity.
    — Wilma Rudolph
    tags: work  women  adventure  job  romance  money  black 
    Learning itself is a fulfilling adventure at all points in the process. In fact, psychologists have listed learning as one of the basic, universal joys of human experience.
    — William Westney
    I learned that the richness of life is found in adventure. . . . It develops self-reliance and independence. Life then teems with excitement. There is stagnation only in security.
    — William O. Douglas
    It may be that, while we plodding realists go on, for ever preoccupied with our daily chores, abstracting a microscopic pleasure from each microscopic duty, your true romantic has the truer vision, and beholds, afar off, in all its lurid splendour and terrible proportions, the piquant adventure we call life.
    — William McFee
    Adventure is putting one's ignorance into motion.
    — William Least Heat-Moon
    There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won't.
    — William Least Heat-Moon
    tags: adventure 
    Be careful going in search of adventure - it's ridiculously easy to find.
    — William Least Heat-Moon
    tags: adventure 
    On the unofficial level it was a glorious moment in our national life because young people decided that this had to stop, that they could no longer stand the shedding of blood in this tragic adventure in Southeast Asia.
    — William Kunstler
    The prudent capitalist will never adventure his capital . . . if there exists a state of uncertainty as to whether the Government will repeal tomorrow what it has enacted today.
    — William Henry Harrison
    One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.
    — William Feather
    tags: adventure 
    All adventure is now reactionary.
    — William F. Buckley, Jr.
    tags: adventure 
    Autonomy, adventure, imagination: entrepreneurshi p comprehends all this and more for us. The characteristic art form of our age may be the business plan.
    — William Deresiewicz
    tags: adventure  age  business 
    Faith is the soul's adventure.
    — William Bridges
    tags: adventure  soul  faith 
    Adventure is the vitaminizing element in histories both individual and social.
    — William Bolitho
    tags: adventure 
    An adventure differs from a mere feat in that it is tied to the externally unattainable. Only one end of the rope is in the hand, the other is not visible, and neither prayers, nor daring, nor reason can shake it free.
    — William Bolitho
    tags: adventure  prayer 
    Adventure must start with running away from home.
    — William Bolitho
    tags: adventure  running 
    Adventure Bay is a convenient and safe place for any number of ships to take in wood and water during the summer months: but in the winter, when the southerly winds are strong, the surf, on all parts of the shore, makes the landing exceedingly troublesome.
    — William Bligh
    All the 20th we were endeavouring to get into Adventure Bay but were prevented by variable winds.
    — William Bligh
    tags: adventure 
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