INTO THE WILD BOOK QUOTES WITH PAGE NUMBERS

“The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.”

“I began to realize that there is no greater joy than to create, to do something lasting and beautiful.”

“I’d like to repeat the advice that I gave you before, in that I think you really should make a radical change in your lifestyle and begin to boldly do things which you may previously never have thought of doing, or been too hesitant to attempt.”

“The core of man’s spirit comes from new experiences.”

“I don’t wanna know what time it is. I don’t wanna know what day it is or where I am. None of that matters.”

“Happiness is only real when shared.”

“It is important in life not to be strong, but to feel strong, to measure yourself at least once”

“I’d like to be able to say that I had…that I had lived a moral life…that I had disobeyed immoral commands. I feel now that I was not guilty of disobedience, but I did commit a sin.”

“We like companionship, see, but we can’t stand to be around people for very long. So we go get ourselves lost, come back for a while, then get the hell out again.”

“Rather than love, than money, than faith, than fame, than fairness…give me truth.”

“The sea’s only gifts are harsh blows, and occasionally the chance to feel strong. Now, I don’t know much about the sea, but I do know that that’s the way it is here.”

“I’m going to paraphrase Thoreau here, if I may. Thoreau said, ‘I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life’, that’s nonfiction, ‘To put to rout all that was not life…'” SELF RESPECT AND ATTITUDE QUOTES

“So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservatism.”

“Life is a fatal adventure. It can only have one end. So why not make it as far-ranging and free as possible?”

“Nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit within a man than a secure future.”

“You are wrong if you think that the joy of life comes principally from human relationships. God’s place is all around us, it is in everything and in anything we can experience.”

“One can get just as attached to a habit as to a person, but it is easier to abandon a habit.”

“I’m supertramp. I’m a supertramp, tramping all over the country.”

“The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure.”

“Can you understand? Someone, somewhere, can you understand me a little, love me a little? For all my despair, for all my ideals, for all that – I love life.”

“The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon.”

“Make a radical change in your lifestyle and begin to boldly do things which you may previously never have thought of doing, or been too hesitant to attempt.”