Quotation Posters

These quotation posters feature inspiring quotes and beautiful photography. They are perfect for decorating the walls of your classroom, staff room or home. They are obviously a little heavy on the printer ink, but we think they are worth it.

"A quotation is a handy thing to have about, saving one the trouble of thinking for oneself."
A.A. Milne

A Bad Word Whispered Poster

A Bad Word Whispered Poster

"A bad word whispered echoes a hundred miles". Print out this poster featuring a very wise Chinese proverb to display in classrooms (use the borderless settings on your printer for the best result).

A Book Is Like A Garden Poster

A Book Is Like A Garden Poster

Here's a poster featuring a lovely Chinese proverb, "A book is like a garden carried in the pocket", and it's true that books are certainly full of beauty, wonder and amazement just like a garden. Perfect for displaying in a reading corner or school library!

A Child's Life Poster

A Child's Life Poster

"A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark". Here's another of our thought-provoking Chinese proverb posters, and it's certainly true that family, friends and teachers all leave an impression of some kind on our children.

A Christmas Candle Poster

A Christmas Candle Poster

It's lovely to have candles lit around the home at Christmas.This poster features a short poem all about a Christmas candle, set against a cosy background.

A Great Deal of Bravery Poster

A Great Deal of Bravery Poster

"It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much as to stand up to our friends." Wise words from that wise old headmaster of Hogwarts, Albus Dumbledore - and particularly appropriate for pre-teens and teens today.

A Little Smile Poster

A Little Smile Poster

“A little smile, a word of cheer, A bit of love from someone near, A little gift from one held dear, Best wishes for the coming year." This cheerful Christmas poster features a short poem by influential American poet John Greenleaf Whittier.

Alexander the Great quote poster

Alexander the Great Quote Poster

"There is nothing impossible to him who will try." This quote by Alexander the Great is really quite inspirational, and our quote poster is great to print and display in classrooms, at scout and guide groups, sports clubs or just at home...anywhere where a little inspiration is needed!

Anne Frank Quote Poster

Anne Frank Quote Poster

"I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains." This lovely quote poster features this inspiring quote by Anne Frank, with an adorable picture in the background...

At Christmas All Roads Lead Home Poster

At Christmas All Roads Lead Home Poster

"At Christmas, all roads lead home". Most of us love to go home and spend time with our family and friends at Christmas, just like this quote suggests. This pretty poster would look lovely as a Christmas decoration or used for Christmas crafts.

Beethoven Quote Poster

Beethoven Quote Poster

"Only the pure in heart can make a good soup." So said Ludwig van Beethoven, and we liked the quote enough to display it on our poster of Beethoven! Fun for the classroom - or the family fridge!

Benjamin Franklin Quote Poster

Benjamin Franklin Quote Poster

"Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today". I think many of us may have heard this famous quote by Benjamin Franklin before, and we've set it against a stunning background of beautiful clocks on this quote poster.

Captain Cook Quote Poster

Captain Cook Quote Poster

Here's a printable poster of Captain James Cook, featuring one of his most well-known quotes. He was an explorer at heart, always yearning to discover, chart and map where no (European) man had been before.

Charles Darwin Quote Poster

Charles Darwin Quote Poster

"A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth." This scenic poster features one of Charles Darwin's famous quotes set against a beautiful backdrop.

Christmas Gift Suggestions Poster

Christmas Gift Suggestions Poster

We're all so busy buying presents at Christmas that we sometimes forget about the most important gifts we can giveĀ  - and they don't cost anything!

Christmas Is Doing A Little Something Extra Poster

Christmas Is Doing A Little Something Extra Poster

Have you visited a lonely neighbour at Christmas, helped at a Christmas fair or cooked a Christmas dinner for someone in need? Even small gestures can really mean a lot to someone else, at Christmas or any time of the year!

Christmas Is Poster

Christmas Is Poster

The pretty Christmas angel on this poster looks like she is really thinking about the words by Eric Sevareid: "As long as we know in our hearts what Christmas ought to be, Christmas is."!

Christmas Isn't A Season Poster

Christmas Isn't A Season Poster

"Christmas isn't a season, it's a feeling".  This has to be one of our prettiest Christmas posters, and looking at this gorgeous snowy scene is bound to give you that special Christmas feeling!

Christmas Love In Action Poster

Christmas Love In Action Poster

This delightful Christmas poster features a quote all about how Christmas is love in action - and it has a picture of an adorable cuddly reindeer too! 

Christmas Opening Our Hearts Poster

Christmas Opening Our Hearts Poster

"Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts." Our Christmas quote posters are a great way to remember the true meaning of Christmas and will look lovely displayed with a few posters put together.

Christmas That Magic Blanket Poster

Christmas That Magic Blanket Poster

Here's another of our lovely quote posters that capture the true meaning of Christmas. This one features a quote by Augusta E Rundel, and talks about the warm nostalgic feeling we all get at this time of year...

Christmas Waves A Magic Wand Poster

Christmas Waves A Magic Wand Poster

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." This quote by Norman Vincent Peale really sums up the way Christmas makes the world seem softer and happier - and we've set the words against a pretty, twinkly background to create a

Dare To Be Honest Poster

Dare To Be Honest Poster

Robert Burns, writer, poet and lyricist, once said "Dare to be honest and fear no labour". Wise words from this famous Scot!

Differences of Habit and Language Poster

Differences of Habit and Language Poster

"Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open." This lovely quote from the Harry Potter books, by wise magician Albus Dumbledore, is of course more than appropriate in the real world too.

Emmeline Pankhurst Quote Poster

Emmeline Pankhurst Quote Poster

"I would rather be a rebel than a slave." This quote poster features a picture of Emmeline Pankhurst with her famous quote intended to inspire women to fight for the right to vote. 

Enid Blyton Quote Poster 1

Enid Blyton Quote Poster 1

"The best way to treat obstacles is to use them as stepping-stones. Laugh at them, tread on them, and let them lead you to something better." So said Enid Blyton, in her book Mr Gallliano's Circus. And wise advice indeed it is!

Enid Blyton Quote Poster 2

Enid Blyton Quote Poster 2

Although these words are spoken by one of Enid Blyton's characters in a story, they are well worth sharing with children.  "I think people make their own faces, as they grow." from The Naughtiest Girl Again.

Even After All This Time Poster

Even After All This Time Poster

Hafiz, or Hafez, was a Persian poet born in 1326.

Even After All this time The Sun never says to the Earth,

"You owe me."

Look What happens With a love like that, It lights the whole sky.

Field of Dandelions Poster

Field of Dandelions Poster

When you look at a field of dandelions, you can either see a hundred weeds or a thousand wishes. This lovely poster reminds us that there are two ways to look at every situation!

Florence Nightingale Quote Poster

Florence Nightingale Quote Poster

"I attribute my success to this - I never gave nor took any excuse". Print out and display our poster featuring this famous inspirational quote from Florence Nightingale.

For Your Tomorrow Poster

For Your Tomorrow Poster

"When you go home, tell them of us and say, for your tomorrow, we gave our today". This poster features the poignant epitaph written by English poet John Maxwell Edmonds, found on many war memorials and monuments throughout the world.

Gandhi Quote Poster

Gandhi Quote Poster

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty." Print this quote poster featuring the wise words of Gandhi and use a part of displays and project work. 

Gifts Of Time And Love Poster

Gifts Of Time And Love Poster

"Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly Merry Christmas".  Here's a quote by American author Peg Bracken that's very simple and very true! 

Glory To God Poster

Glory To God Poster

"Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men." This poster features the words that the angels sang when the birth of Christ was announced to the shepherds in Luke 2:14.

From a Small Seed Poster

Grow Poster

This photographic poster illustrates the quote “From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.” by Aeschylus. Use it to illustrate how small acts can make a big difference, and to encourage children to think about how they might be "seeds of change".

Happiness Can Be Found Poster

Happiness Can Be Found Poster

"Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light." So said Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter novels, and he was right!

Harry Styles Quote Poster

Harry Styles Quote Poster

Here's a printable poster featuring a quote by Harry Styles: "A dream is only a dream until you decide to make it real". Harry certainly seems to have made his dream come real.

Have a Heart That Never Hardens Poster

Have a Heart That Never Hardens Poster

This lovely quote by Charles Dickens is displayed on a poster showing Dickens in New York towards the end of his life. "Have a heart that never hardens, a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts."

Having An Impact Poster

Having An Impact Poster

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” This poster illustrates this inspiring quote by Jane Goodall.

He Who Asks Poster

He Who Asks Poster

"He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever." This Chinese proverb poster is perfect to display in classrooms or at home to remind children (and adults!) that it's always best to ask straight away if you don't know something rather tha

He Who Plants a Tree Poster

He Who Plants a Tree Poster

"He who plants a tree plants a hope." This photographic poster illustrates the quote by Lucy Lurcom and could be useful for National Tree Week or Arbor Day.

Helen Keller Quote Poster

Helen Keller Quote Poster

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen nor even touched, but just felt in the heart." Print out and display this lovely quote by Helen Keller, set against a heart-shaped sky.

Honour Christmas Poster

Honour Christmas Poster

It's impossible not to smile at these two adorable happy babies on this Christmas poster!  We've added a very apt quote by Charles Dickens too, "I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year".

I Heard The Bells Poster

I Heard The Bells Poster

This lovely poster features part of the famous poem "Christmas Bells" written by American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Christmas Day in 1863.

Jane Austen Quote Poster

Jane Austen Quote Poster

The joy of reading is encapsulated in the Jane Austen quote and set off with a cute teddy bear.

Julius Caesar Quote Poster

Julius Caesar Quote Poster

"Experience is the teacher of all things". This stunning poster features a quote from the Roman general and leader Julius Caesar, and although his quote is now thousands of years old,  many of us may find it relevant in modern times too...

Keep A Green Tree Poster

Keep A Green Tree Poster

"Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps the singing bird will come." This beautiful Chinese proverb perhaps tells us that if we create the right atmosphere in our hearts we will begin to enjoy life and find happiness?

Leonardo da Vinci Quote Poster

Leonardo da Vinci Quote Poster

"The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding". Here's an inspirational poster featuring a quote by Leonardo da Vinci, who was also a great mathematician, scientist and engineer as well as a famous artist. Perfect for displaying in classrooms.

Liam Payne Quote Poster

Liam Payne Quote Poster

Lucky Liam Payne has found his perfect job as member of One Direction. Print out this poster and enjoy his quote.

Marie Curie Quote Poster

Marie Curie Quote Poster

"I am among those who think that science has great beauty." Print this stunning poster featuring a quote by Marie Curie and display in science laboratories and classrooms  - for the best results, print using the borderless setting on your printer.

Mark Twain Quote Poster 1

Mark Twain Quote Poster 1

This has to be one of our happiest quote posters, featuring a quote about the power of laughter by Mark Twain, and a little boy having a good laugh!

Mark Twain Quote Poster 2

Mark Twain Quote Poster 2

"The secret of getting ahead is getting started." Here's an inspirational poster featuring a Mark Twain quote that's perfect for displaying at home or in classrooms.

Mary Berry Quote Poster

Mary Berry Quote Poster

"Life is all about sharing. If we are good at something, pass it on." Here's a fun poster featuring a quote from famous chef Mary Berry,  with a picture of two smiley face biscuits! Perfect to display in a kitchen, or anywhere!

Mary Seacole Quote Poster

Mary Seacole Quote Poster

Print this stunning black and white poster of Mary Seacole featuring her quote "...and the grateful words and smile which rewarded me for binding up a wound or giving a cooling drink was a pleasure worth risking life for at any time."

Mighty Oaks Poster

Mighty Oaks Poster

There's an old saying, that "might oaks from little acorns grow". It's a useful concept to introduce with the kids, as it can be applicable in many ways.

Millicent Fawcett Quote Poster

Millicent Fawcett Quote Poster

This inspiring poster features a quote taken from a speech by suffragist Millicent Fawcett shortly after the death of fellow campaigner Emily Wilding Davison at the 1913 Epsom Derby. 

MLK Large Quote Poster

MLK Large Quote Poster

Display the opening line of Dr Martin Luther King's most famous speech with the help of this printable poster.

Mother Teresa Quote Poster 1

Mother Teresa Quote Poster 1

"Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love." This is such a lovely quote from Mother Teresa, and the child on this quote poster certainly has a beautiful happy smile! Print off the poster to use as part of topic work and displays.

Mother Teresa Quote Poster 2

Mother Teresa Quote Poster 2

"If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one." This beautiful poster features one of Mother Teresa's famous quotes and will look lovely as part of a classroom display.

Mozart Quote Poster

Mozart Quote Poster

"I pay not attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings." So said Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, pictured in this quotation poster.

My Idea Of Christmas Poster

My Idea Of Christmas Poster

The simple quote on this lovely poster is by well-loved American comedian Bob Hope, and reminds us that Christmas is about loving others - and we shouldn't wait for Christmas to do that!

Neil Armstrong Quote Poster

Neil Armstrong Quote Poster

"This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." Anyone who was around in the late 1960s will always remember those words, spoken by Neil Armstrong as man walked on the moon's surface for the first time.

One Of The Most Glorious Messes Poster

One Of The Most Glorious Messes Poster

"One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day." This fun quote is certainly true in our house on Christmas day, and I love to see the kids sat playing happily amongst the mess of torn wrapping paper, bows, ribbon and boxes!

Poster - A Good Laugh

Poster - A Good Laugh

"A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book" - so says the Irish proverb on this printable poster, and I think it is good advice!

Poster - If You Can Dream It

Poster - If You Can Dream It

The well-known Walt Disney comment, "If you can dream it, you can do it", is a great quote to share with young children. Here's a printable poster that we hope you enjoy.

Poster - Kind Words

Poster - Kind Words

Print this simple poster featuring the words of Mother Teresa: "Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless."

Poster - No Act of Kindness

Poster - No Act of Kindness

This little quote from Aesop is one of my favourites, and this printable poster is a great way to encourage some little acts of kindness into the classroom or home. "No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."

Poster - One Hundred Years from Now

Poster - One Hundred Years from Now

Print this lovely poster with the classic poem "One hundred years from now" - a very useful reminder to us all about what is important when the children are young.

One hundred years from now..

Poster - The Two Most Important Days in Your Life

Poster - The Two Most Important Days in Your Life

Mark Twain said "The two most important days in your life are the day you are born, and the day you find out why." Our poster shows an image of Mark Twain - actually Samuel Langhorne Clemens - taken in 1867, when he was 32 years old. It's a useful quote for the classroom.

Poster - The World is So Full

Poster - The World is So Full

This delightful poster displays a quote from Robert Louis Stevenson: "The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be happy as happy as kings."

Rihanna Quote Poster

Rihanna Quote Poster

Wise words from multi award winning Rihanna on this fantastic quote poster. I'm sure there's a space on your wall for it!

Roald Dahl Lunch Box Notes

Roald Dahl Lunch Box Notes

I'm a huge fan of Roald Dahl and all his stories, and so are my kids, so I really had fun putting together these little "lunch box notes". Of course you can do much more with them than pop them into lunch boxes. How about framing them as a set of mini pictures?

Robert Baden-Powell Quote Poster

Robert Baden-Powell Quote Poster

"The most worthwhile thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others." So said Robert Baden-Powell, whose photograph is on this printable poster.

Please note that the quality of the photo isn't too good. We did the best we could!

Robert Burns Quote Poster

Robert Burns Quote Poster

"Ah the power that gift would give us, to see ourselves as others see us." This quote poster features a powerful quote from Robert Burns and one that might really make us think - what if we really could see ourselves through the eyes of others?

Robert Burns Quote Poster 2

Robert Burns Quote Poster 2

Here's a quote by Robert Burns set against a beautiful photograph of scenic Scotland. Print this stunning poster using the borderless settings on your printer for the best results. 

Shade Today Poster

Shade Today Poster

This photographic poster illustrates the quote by Warren Buffet: Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. Use it with the kids to discuss how long-term thinking is essential.

Shakespeare Quote Poster

Shakespeare Quote Poster

I had a hard time picking just one quote from William Shakespeare's prolific writings - but was aiming for something that would be particularly appropriate in the classroom and obviously useful for children.

Snowflakes Swirl Down Gently Poster

Snowflakes Swirl Down Gently Poster

This pretty poster features a quote by writer Vera Nazarian, and as you read the words you can really imagine the cosy winter scene, sat in front of a fireplace with a hot steaming mug as the snowflakes swirl down outside...

Stephen Hawking quote poster

Stephen Hawking Quote Poster

There is so much good advice and inspiration for children in this quote from Stephen Hawking, one of our greatest scientists. In his life he had ample opportunity to give up, but never did so - and he taught us by his example and these brave words.

Steve Irwin Quote Poster

Steve Irwin Quote Poster

"If we save our wild places, we will ultimately save ourselves." This quote poster features the words of famous conservationist Steve Irwin set against a scenic backdrop.

The Best of all Gifts Poster

The Best of all Gifts Poster

Here's a poster with a lovely message, "The best of all gifts around any Christmas Tree: The presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other." 

The Perfect Christmas Tree Poster

The Perfect Christmas Tree Poster

"The perfect Christmas tree? All Christmas trees are perfect!". Our Christmas tree is usually covered in mismatched decorations, many of which have been handmade by the children over the years - but we love it! As this quote poster says, all Christmas trees are perfect!

The Spirit Of Christmas Poster

The Spirit Of Christmas Poster

"The spirit of Christmas is the spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness." This simple poster featuring a quote by American religious leader and author Thomas S.Mason is perfect for displaying in classrooms, church halls and at home to remind us about the true spirit of Christma

There is No Friend as Loyal as a Book Poster

There is No Friend as Loyal as a Book Poster

We love books, and we love the heart shape of this pretty book too! We thought it was the perfect backdrop to this lovely quote by Ernest Hemingway: "There is no friend as loyal as a book". The poster is best printed using your printer's borderless settings.

Tim Peake Quote Poster

Tim Peake Quote Poster

"Life in orbit is spectacular." Tim Peake is lucky enough to speak from experience after his space travels! Print this quote poster using the borderless settings on your printer for the best results.

Too Small To Have An Impact Poster

Too Small To Have An Impact Poster

"If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito." I've always loved this quote from Anita Roddick, as it reminds children that what they do can have a positive - or negative - impact far beyond what they might originally antipicate!

Treat the Earth Well Poster

Treat the Earth Well Poster

This printable poster reminds us to "treat the earth well", so it is perfect for Earth Day - but also, of course, an important concept to introduce all year round.

Vincent van Gogh Quote Poster

Vincent van Gogh Quote Poster

"For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream." This quote by artist Vincent van Gogh is set against the background of one of his most famous works, The Starry Night.

We Live in a Wonderful World Poster

We Live in a Wonderful World Poster

Here's a printable poster reminding us that "we live in a wonderful world" ... perfect for Earth Day or for decorating the house or classroom all year round.

"We live in a wonderful world, full of beauty, charm and adventure." Jawaharlal Nehru

We Make A Living Poster

We Make A Living Poster

"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." This lovely quote from Norman MacEwen, a senior commander in the Royal Air Force in the first half of the 20th century, is a reminder to use all to give our time and our patience to those who need it.

What Is Christmas Poster

What Is Christmas Poster

Print this beautiful poster featuring a simple quote all about "What is Christmas?" by Agnes M. Pharo, and display in classrooms, church halls or at home. We've got a lovely collection of Christmas quote posters, so why not display a few together? 

William Wordsworth Quote Poster

William Wordsworth Quote Poster

William Wordsworth developed a real love of nature as a young man, reflected in these famous words featured on our scenic quote poster.

Winston Churchill Quote Poster 1

Winston Churchill Quote Poster 1

Sir Winston Churchill said "Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference" - and of course attitude is something that is of paramount importance in the classroom, in the home and in daily life.

Winston Churchill Quote Poster 2

Winston Churchill Quote Poster 2

Here's a poster featuring the Winston Churchill quotation: "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."

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