100+ Inspiring Letter Board Quotes To Spruce Up Your Home

Deepthi Reddy
Dec 12, 2023 By Deepthi Reddy
Originally Published on Feb 15, 2021
Edited by Isobel Murphy
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A letterboard, also known as a word board, is one of the simplest ways of written communication.

Letterboards are used in several ways. Some people use letter boards to convey their ideas, while others use them to post updates, witty quotes, sayings, or words of wisdom.

If you haven't seen one before, letterboards look like black signs with white letters, a letter board is black, and the letters we write on it stand out in bright white, helping to catch the readers' attention.

Here is a compilation of inspirational letter board quotes and sayings and words of wisdom for every letterboard owner. For more great quotes for letter board ideas, you may like these inspirational universe quotes and typewriter quotes too!

Short Letter Board Quotes For Kids

Letter boards are a favorite activity of many kids. Here are some clever and cute letter board quotes and sayings. Every child would love to use these quotes for a letterboard.

1."To laugh at yourself is to love yourself."

-Mickey Mouse.

2. "If you can't say something nice, don't say nothin' at all."

-Thumper, 'Bambi'.

3. "Even miracles take a little time."

-Fairy Godmother, 'Cinderella'.

4."No man is free who is not master of himself."

– Epictetus.

5.“True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.”

―Mortimer J. Adler.

6."When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it."

-Jim Rohn.

7."The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step."

-Lao Tzu.

8."I am clever enough to know that I am clever."

― Mervyn Peake, 'Titus Groan'.

Words Of Wisdom Letter Board Quotes

Are you looking to create a letterboard for yourself, your kids, or your teams? Here are a few words of wisdom quotes for you. You can use a quote or two from the ideas below to make a few words of wisdom letter boards.

9."Life is like a sewer… what you get out of it depends on what you put into it.”

-Tom Lehrer.

10."Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get."

-W. P. Kinsella.

11."“Clever as the Devil and twice as pretty.”

― Holly Black, 'White Cat'.

12."Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

-Will Rogers.

Spring Letter Board Quotes

Spring is the best season for gardening, and it is a muse to see all the leaves turn green. Here are some amazing March letter board quotes.

13. "One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter."

–Henry David Thoreau.

14. "Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it."

– Russell Baker.

15 "Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy."

-Bertrand Russell.

16."Be aware. Be curious. Be clever.”

-Daniel C. Tomas.

17."I want to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees."

-Pablo Neruda, 'Twenty Love Poems And A Song Of Despair'.

18."Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes."

– Napoleon Hill.

19."I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn."

-Marilyn Monroe.

20.“The ego is such a clever thing it even possesses a set of humble clothes.”

-Rasheed Ogunlaru.

21."If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant."

-Anne Bradstreet, 'The Works Of Anne Bradstreet'.

Felt Letter Board Quotes

Letterboard quotes always play an important role in keeping the people around you always motivated. Sometimes these words of wisdom tell your teams about your vision, mission, and goal of your company. Here are a few quotes you could use to motivate and inspire people around you.

22. "Every moment is a fresh beginning.

– T.S Eliot.

23."Human history is, in essence, a history of ideas."

– H.G. Wells.

24."The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. "

-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

25."If you can't say anything nice, say it in Yiddish."

-Lita Epstein.

26."Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."

-Robert Louis Stevenson.

27."Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present."

-Bil Keane.

28."Everything you can imagine is real."

-Pablo Picasso.

Funny Letter Board Quotes

Witty quotes on letter boards grab attention. Some people want to post something that is fun or looks beautiful to spruce up their home. Here we have listed some funny letterboard witty quotes and ideas to take inspiration from.

29."Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."

-Elbert Hubbard.

30."A day without sunshine is like, you know, night."

-Steve Martin.

31."If you were half as funny as you think you are, you'd be twice as funny as you really are."

- H.N. Turteltaub, 'The Sacred Land'.

32."Greater good? I am your wife! I'm the greatest good you're ever gonna get!"

-Mrs. Incredible, 'The Incredibles'.

33."The only people in the world who can change things are those who can sell ideas."

– Lois Wyse.

34. "Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people."

– Eleanor Roosevelt.

35."The first rule of Fight Club is you do not talk about Fight Club.”

- Chuck, 'Fight Club'.

More Letterboard Inspiration For Kids

Letter boards are really easy to make when you know what you want to put there. Here's an amazing list of quotes that can lead you to inspirational letterboards.

36."By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out."

-Richard Dawkins.

37."Plenty of clever children have to pretend to be not clever or else they get bullied by the thick.”

― Tom Baker, 'The Boy Who Kicked Pigs'.

38."Libraries were full of ideas—perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons."

— Sarah J. Maas, 'Throne Of Glass'.

39."The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together."

– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg.

40. "Just keep swimming!"

-Dory, 'Finding Nemo'.

41."You make progress by implementing ideas."

-Shirley Chisholm.

42."If you fell down yesterday, stand up today."

-H. G. Wells.

Letterboard Inspiration Quotes For Your Kitchen

The kitchen is the best place in the home, where we share food, taste, and similar thoughts with our family. Here are a few letterboard inspiration quotes you can use to light up your kitchen.

43."If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen."

-Harry S Truman.

44."Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud."

— Maya Angelou, 'Letter To My Daughter'.

45."We think good ideas to death, when we should be acting them to life."

– Brian G. Jett.

46."What you get by attaining your objectives shouldn't be as essential as what you develop into by attaining your objectives."

-Zig Ziglar.

47. "People who love to eat are always the best people."

-Julia Child.

48."Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game."

— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

49."Believe in something larger than yourself... Get involved in the big ideas of your time."

– Barbara Bush.

50."A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness."

-Elsa Schiaparelli.

Letterboard Inspiration Quotes For Your Office

Keeping your teams motivated to help them give their best shot is always a challenge. Here is a collection of amazing quote ideas that you can use at your workplace.

51."The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success."

– Henry Ward Beecher.

52."Be honest rather than clever.”

-Maxime Lagacé.

53."Better foolish and honest than clever and false."

Paula Brackston, 'The Witch's Daughter'.

54."She was always clever, but so terribly stupid”

― Krystalle Bianca, 'Perfectly Fractured'.

55."Sales may lead to advertising as much as advertising leads to sales."

-Michael Schudson.

56. "When did you get so clever? When I realized I wasn't as clever as I thought."

― John Connolly, 'The Infernals'.

57."Whatever you are, be a good one."

-Abraham Lincoln.

58. "The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.”

-Richard Bach.

59. "The only way to get what you want in this world is through hard work."

- Tiana, 'The Princess And The Frog'.

60."Today is a good day to try."

- Quasimodo, 'The Hunchback Of Notre Dame'.

61."The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas."

-Linus Pauling.

Fall Letter Board Quotes

Another name for Fall is Autumn. It is an excellent time to take a sneak outside to see the beautiful fall colors. During Fall, one may use a letter board to express their feelings (that may be inspiration quotes or beautiful fall quotes). Here are short funny quotes collated for you.

62. "The whole world changes color."

–Lorelei Gilmore, 'Gilmore Girls'.

63. "Breathe in, smells Like Fall."

–Taylor Doose.

64."Fall is my favorite season in Los Angeles, watching the birds change color and fall from the trees."

-David Letterman.

65."Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today."

-Robert McAfee Brown.

66."Autumn leaves don't fall they fly."

-Delia Owens, 'Where The Crawdads Sing'.

Letter Board Quotes For Work

The workplace gives ample opportunity to display letter boards.  It could be to highlight your employees' achievements, to make announcements, or to write beautiful quotes or sayings that may help change the work environment. Here are the best letter board quotes which you may use at your workplace to keep workers motivated.

67."Clever is when one is crafty enough to mistake your imagination for intelligence."

-Kerry E. Wagner.

68."A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it."

-Albert Einstein.

69."I never tell anyone exactly how clever I am. They would be too scared."

-Eoin Colfer, 'The Eternity Code'.

70."The greatest fools are ofttimes more clever than the men who laugh at them."    

-George R.R. Martin.

71."Clever tyrants are never punished."    


72."An inefficient virus kills its host. A clever virus stays with it."    

-James Lovelock.

73."Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong."

-Ella Fitzgerald.

74."Once something has outlived its usefulness in one area of life, its purpose for being in existence is no longer the same."

-Guy Finley.

75."Clever men are good, but they are not the best."    

-Thomas Carlyle.

Summer Letter Board Quotes

Summer is the best time to rejuvenate ourselves or to plan a vacation. Here are some funny sayings and fun quotes for everyone to enjoy this summer.

76. "The end-of-summer winds make people restless."

–Sebastian Faulks.

77. "If you let your head get too big, it’ll break your neck.”

-Elvis Presley.

78. "When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago."

-Friedrich Nietzsche.

79. "Summer afternoon... to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language."

– Henry James.

80. "'RoboCop' was maybe the best summer of my entire life."

Miguel Ferrer.

Christmas Letter Board Quotes

Christmas is everyone's favorite, and a letter board may make it special. Celebrate this Christmas with these amazing letterboard quotes we bring you.

81."Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful."

-Norman Vincent Peale.

82."Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childish day"

Charles Dickens, 'The Pickwick Papers'.

83.“I wear the chain I forged in life."

-Charles Dickens, 'A Christmas Carol'.

84."I don't think Christmas is necessarily about things. It's about being good to one another."

-Carrie Fisher.

85."At Christmas, all roads lead home."

-Marjorie Holmes.

86."It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.”

-Mother Theresa.

87."Christmas, my child, is love in action."

– Dale Evans.

Cute And Funny Family Quotes For Letter Boards

Family time is fun time. Nobody wants to miss family time during vacation holidays or just day-to-day Here are some beautiful, clever quotes for the family.

88. "Family is not an important thing. It's everything."

–Michael J. Fox.

89. "The family is one of nature's masterpieces."

– George Santayana.

90. "They call it golf because all the other four letter words were taken."

-Raymond Floyd.

91. "It was a splendid summer mormmerning and it seemed as if nothing could go wrong."

-John Cheever.

92. "The power of a handwritten letter is greater than ever."

-Ashton Kutcher.

93. "Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you."

-Loretta Young.

94."Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please."

-Mark Twain.

95. "Sending a handwritten letter is becoming such an anomaly."

-Steve Carell.

96. "Christmas is a time when you get homesick — even when you're home."

-Carol Nelson.

97."Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."

–Albert Camus.

98."Inspiration does exist, but it must find you working."

-Pablo Picasso.

99."My whole family can talk. They are all car salesmen. They are all funny."

-P. J. O'Rourke.

100."Creative thinking inspires ideas. Ideas inspire change."

-Barbara Januszkiewicz.

101."I sustain myself with the love of family."

-Maya Angelou.

At Kidadl, we have created lots of family-friendly quotes for everyone! If you liked these letter board quotes, check out these be present quotes and be true to yourself quotes for more beautiful quotes!

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Written by Deepthi Reddy

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Deepthi ReddyMaster of Business Administration

With an MBA under her belt, Deepthi has discovered her true calling in content writing. Her writing repertoire is diverse, covering travel, movies, pet care, parenting, animals and birds, and more. Her joy of learning and creating has helped her craft well-written and engaging articles. When she isn't writing, Deepthi enjoys exploring new cultures, trying different foods, and spending quality time with her two children aged 7 and 12.

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