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51 Great Outdoor Quotes To Revive Employee's Spirit

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Last Updated on 23 April, 2024

We all love spending time outdoors, from taking a walk to riding, going on a vacation, or lying back at the beach. It helps to relax the mind, body, and soul.

Outings often break the monotonous routine, considering going to the office, coming back, cooking, cleaning, and even regular weekend parties. First, the lockdown, and now, coping with the new way of living has become more challenging.

And, who will understand this better than employees who work 9-5, sometimes overwork, and hardly find time to enjoy themselves with family and friends? Amidst the hustle and bustle of everyday life, employees can scarcely find time to go outdoors and chill. I am sure there are people in every office who love adventurers and are passionate about biking, hiking, trekking, playing, etc., but cannot make time for them.

We are here with a few great outdoor quotes to lift your outdoor spirits again, so do not worry.

The Great Outdoors Month


This June, go on an adventure with your teammates. It is because June is celebrated as the Great Outdoors Month. And organizations must come forward and take initiatives to schedule outdoor activities and events for their employees. Outdoor outings will help employees break free from the moment of stress or depression at the office and other mental and behavioral health crises.

Organizations are severely affected by such problems, but they hardly take measures to prevent them. Besides, it will foster a wellness culture that supports your employees' physical, spiritual, mental, and intellectual well-being. A great workplace culture always nourishes employees' physical, mental, intellectual, financial, and spiritual wellness to create a great place to work.

Also Read: 21 Productive Hobbies To Restore Overall Employee Health And Well-being

51 Great Outdoor Quotes To Pump up Employee’s Spirit At Work

Here are some best-picked great outdoor quotes; let’s have a look.

10 Quotes by Great Outdoor Adventurers Of All Time



Adventure isn’t all about rowing oceans or climbing mountains. Adventure in its purest form is simply a way of thinking. Live by that philosophy and you’ll make more of the short time we’ve been given on this rock. – Sean Conway, endurance adventurer


I’ve done a lot of thinking about fear. For me the crucial question is not how to climb without fear – that’s impossible – but how to deal with it when it creeps into your nerve endings. –Alex Honnold, free solo climbing pioneer


Into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul. –John Muir, naturalist, author and general environmental guardian


Being brave or being courageous is really just a matter of how much you want to do something. If you don’t want to do something that much then you won’t be brave enough to do it. If you really want to do something then you will be brave enough to do it.
Hazel Findlay, kick ass rock climber


Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. -Did you know this adventure quote is often credited to Mark Twain but is actually from, P.S. I Love You – a 1991 book from H. Jackson Brown


All those who wander are not lost. –JRR Tolkein, in The Lord of the Rings


Being brave isn’t the absence of fear. Being brave is having that fear but finding a way through it. –Bear Grylls, survivalist


Every Mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing. –Barry Findlay in Kilimanjaro and Beyond (2011)


More and more people seem to be separating from nature. I’m trying to go in a different direction. I’m getting closer and closer. –Dean Potter, free solo climber and base jumping pioneer


Despite all I have seen and experienced, I still get the same simple thrill out of glimpsing a tiny patch of snow in a high mountain gully and feel the same urge to climb towards it. –Edmund Hillary, joint-first person to summit Everest

23 Inspiring Outdoor Quotes



Leave the road, take the trails. –Pythagoras


Hiking is not for everyone. Notice the wilderness is mostly empty. –Sonja Yoerg


We live in a fast-paced society. Walking slows us down. –Robert Sweetgall


I found far more answers in the woods than I ever did in the city. –Mary Davis


If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere. – Frank A. Clark


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


I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it. –Rosalia de Castro


May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing views. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds. –Edward Abbey


Me thinks that the moment my legs begin to move, my thoughts begin to flow. – Henry David Thoreau


After a day’s walk, everything has twice its usual value. –G.M. Trevelyan


I slow down when hiking. The rhythm of nature is more leisurely. The sun comes up, it moves across the sky, and you begin to synchronize to that rhythm. –John Mackey


The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep. –Robert Frost


Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity. – John Muir


Remember to look up to the stars, not down to your feet. –Stephen Hawking


It’s not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. –Sir Edmund Hillary


The experienced mountain climber is not intimidated by a mountain he is inspired by it. –William Arthur Ward


A walk in nature walks the soul back home. –Mary Davis


Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. –Gary Snyder


To walk in nature is to witness a thousand miracles. –Mary Davis


In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous. –Aristotle


Walking: the most ancient exercise and still the best modern exercise. –Carrie Latet


The hardest mountain to climb is the one within. –J. Lynn


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

7 Classic Travel Outdoor Quotes



A ship in a harbor is safe, but it not what ships are built for. -John A. Shedd


Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends. –Maya Angelou


I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. —Mark Twain


Never go on trips with anyone you do not love. –Ernest Hemingway


In Life, It’s Not Where You Go, It’s Who You Travel With. –Charles Schulz


Travelling in the company of those we love is home in motion. –Leigh Hunt


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

11 Great Outing Quotes For Employee Well-being



Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and winds long to play with your hair. –Kahli Gibran


Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. –John Muir


I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day’s work. –Frank Lloyd Wright


Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own. –Charles Dickens


We do not see nature with our eyes, but with our understandings and our hearts. –William Hazlett


Afoot and lighthearted I take to the open road, healthy, free, the world before me. –Walt Whitman


There is pleasure in the pathless woods. There is rapture on the lonely shore. There is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea and music in its roar. I love not man the less, but Nature more. –Lord Byron


I go to Nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put together. –John Burroughs


You don’t have to sit outside in the dark. If, however, you want to look at the stars, you will find that darkness is necessary. But the stars neither require nor demand it. –Annie Dillar


The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. ―Marcel Proust


Travel brings power and love back into your life. ―Rumi

Thus, to improve employee health and wellness, organizations need to an arrange outdoor events once in a while.

This article is written by Parismita Goswami who is a content writer and marketer at Vantage Circle. A feverish poet and cinephile with an intense taste for music, specifically rock, she has the heart of an explorer, learner, and is a lover of the Himalayas. To get in touch, reach out to

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