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49 Exciting Explore Quotes

These 50 quotes about exploring will fill you with a sense of excitement and adventure, and get you ready for your next trip.

Whether you’re planning to explore locally or travel afar, the phrases and sayings we have collected here describe just how important it is to get out of our comfort zone and discover new sights, scenery, and experiences.

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1. “The world is yours to explore.” – Unknown

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2. “I’m not lost. I’m exploring.” – Jana Stanfield

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3. “Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit.” – Frank Borman

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4. “Never. Stop. Exploring.” – Unknown

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5. “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” ― Augustine of Hippo

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6. “Exploration is curiosity put into action.” – Don Walsh

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7. “Seeing the world is a prerequisite to understanding one’s place in it.” – Josh Gates

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8. “If we were meant to stay in one place we’d have roots instead of feet.” – Rachel Wolchin

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9. “Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can’t begin to explore your possibilities.” – Tim Fargo

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10. “Life is an experiment in which you may fail or succeed. Explore more, expect least.” – Santosh Kalvar

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11. “Sometimes the most scenic roads in life are the detours you didn’t mean to take.” – Angela N Blount

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12. “Never lose your sense of wonder.” – Anonymous

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13. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”– Gustav Flaubert

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

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15. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Unknown

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16. “We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.” T.S. Eliot

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17. “Go outside and explore.” – Unknown

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18. “All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” – Martin Buber

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

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20. “Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport.” – Unknown

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21. “Escape. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Unknown

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22. “I’ve got adventure in my soul.” – Unknown

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23. “To travel is to live” – Hans Christian Andersen

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24. “Please be a traveler, not a tourist. Try new things, meet new people, and look beyond what’s right in front of you. Those are the keys to understanding this amazing world we live in.” – Andrew Zimmern

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25. “Life is short and the world is wide” – Unknown

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26. “Since life is short and the world is wide, the sooner you start exploring it, the better.” – Simon Raven

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27. “This wasn’t a strange place; it was a new one.” – Paolo Coehlo

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

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29. “The world is yours to explore.” – Unknown

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30. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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31. “I do not explain, I explore.” – Marshal McLuhan

32. “Oh, the places you’ll go!” – Dr. Seuss

33. “Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.”– Matthew Karsten

34. “The best view comes after the hardest climb.” – Unknown

35. “Blessed are the curious for they will have adventures.”  – Lovelle Drachman

36. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” – Dalai Lama

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

 38. “The journey not the arrival matters.” – T. S. Eliot

39. “So much of who we are is where we have been.” – William Langewiesche

40. “Dare to live the life you’ve always wanted.” – Unknown

41. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”– Helen Keller

42. “We were meant to explore this earth like children do, unhindered by fear, propelled by curiosity and a sense of discovery. Allow yourself to see the world through new eyes and know there are amazing adventures here for you.” – Laurel Bleadon Maffei

43. “Not all classrooms have four walls.” – Unknown

44. “Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” – Jennifer Lee

45. “The gladdest moment in human life is a departure into unknown lands.” – Sir Richard Burton

46. “Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot

47. ”Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.” – Unknown

48. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin

49. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley