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Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.
The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate.
I am sort of an adventurer. I like to explore new places. I don't get to travel as often as I would like but I love it.
That's the great thing about being an actor: Stuff shows up that you never thought was going to go down. You get to play or experience an area of the world that - you know, I live a pretty simple life, I'm not much of an adventurer. I like my couch and my television. So when stuff comes up in the job, it's a good deal.
Ever since the morning of May 29, 1953, when Tenzing Norgay and I became the first climbers to step onto the summit of Mount Everest, I've been called a great adventurer.
Dickinson is my hero because she was a joker, because she would never explain, because as a poet she confronted pain, dread and death, and because she was capable of speaking of those matters with both levity and seriousness. She's my hero because she was a metaphysical adventurer.
The bold adventurer succeeds the best.
I like the idea of the adventurer's spirit. I think that is very much what a man searches for, in a certain way.
A plumber is an adventurer who traces leaky pipes to their source.
But I'm an adventurer. I like invention, I like discovery.
I was an adventurer, and I got married a few times. I kept trying to find a relationship as good as my parents'.
I'm not sure who I am. That's why I keep saying I'm an adventurer that goes out.
I'm crazy about my father, he's an amazing man, a real adventurer. He took us with him to travel all over the world. We were in places that were so remote, that white people hardly ever reach them.
Within 18 months of my parents' marriage in 1900, my mother fell in love with an Englishman who would have described himself as a gentleman but who was, in fact, nothing more than a devious adventurer.
Nothing need be apprehended from this miserable adventurer.
I'm an adventurer and I enjoy all types of things, and eating is a part of that. It's just too bad we have to watch what we eat.
I am a novelist turned temporary adventurer, and I chose to write television, movies and plays for much the same reason that Henry Morgan selected the Spanish Main for his peculiar - and not dissimilar - sphere of operations.
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