Three arrow tattoos typically symbolize a journey through life. The three arrows represent strength, courage and direction, which embody the different aspects that are necessary for making progress in life. Through the arrows, a person can gain the guidance and strength needed to travel the different paths of their life. The three arrows, when combined together are said to represent the unity of body, mind and spirit, and remind the wearer to be mindful and intentional with every decision they make. The tattoo can also have spiritual significance, reminding the bearer to turn to the spirit world for guidance.