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78 Colorful Celebrity Quotes to Adorn Your Handwritten Notes

78 celebrity quotes for handwritten notes

Handwritten notes in marketing are all about getting through to the consumer, sharing a moment, and nurturing a relationship all at the same time. Though factors like quality materials, writing that mirrors human handwriting, and a convincing call to action are important – ultimately it’s the words on the note that get the point across. 

We’ve all had times when we’ve wanted to say something, but we couldn’t quite put it into words. That’s the perfect time to insert celebrity quotes for handwritten notes.

General Quotes

Celebrity Quotes for Handwritten Notes

General Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “You have to believe something different can happen.” – Will Smith
  2. “Success isn’t about how much money you make. It’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.” – Michelle Obama
  3. “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein
  4. “Wisdom is there at your fingertips, use it.” – Denzel Washington
  5. “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the changes that we seek.” – Barack Obama
  6. “You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.” – C.S. Lewis
  7. “Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching.” Satchel Paige
  8. “Humble to know I’m not better than anybody, but wise enough to know I’m different from the rest.” – Samuel Jackson
  9. “Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean
  10. “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.” – Elon Musk
  11. “If you have no critics, you’ll likely have no success.” – Malcolm X
  12. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
  13. “He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” – Muhammed Ali
  14. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela
  15. “Never let success go to your head. Never let failure get to your heart.” – Beyonce
  16. “Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” – John F. Kennedy
  17. “If you can’t fly, then run, if you can’t run, then walk, if you can’t walk, then crawl, but whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  18. “Ignore the naysayers. Really the only option is, head down and focus on the job.” – Chris Pine
Encouraging Quotes

Encouraging Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” – Elon Musk
  2. “Try and fail but never fail to try.” – Jared Leto
  3. “Sometimes you can have the smallest role in the smallest production and still have a big impact.” – Neil Patrick Harris
  4. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
  5. “If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great.” – Tom Hanks
  6. “To hell with circumstances, I create opportunities.” – Bruce Lee
  7. “One finds one’s destiny on the path one takes to avoid it.” – Carl Jung
  8. “It is incredibly empowering to know that your future is in your hands.” – Keanu Reeves
  9. “Sometimes it is the people no one can imagine anything of who do the things no one can imagine.” – Alan Turing
  10. “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” – Michelangelo
Inspirational Quotes

Inspirational Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  2. “Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.” – Oprah Winfrey
  3. “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain
  4. “I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself.” – Albert Einstein
  5. “The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X
  6. “When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” – Paulo Coelho
  7. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand
  8. “If you can, always be appreciative of the ebb and flow of the losses and the wins.” – Jamie Foxx
  9. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs
  10. “There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits.” – Michael Phelps
Tough Love Quotes

Tough Love Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “Remember that no matter how cool you think you may be, you’re not cool enough to look down on anyone… ever.” – Paul Walker
  2. “Being realistic is the most commonly traveled road to mediocrity.” – Will Smith
  3. “The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.” – Morgan Freeman
  4. “You have to stay focused and be mentally tough. That’s what I’ve really learned: every day is a grind, and you have to go hard.” – Chris Gronkowski
  5. “The key to life when it gets tough is to keep moving. Just keep moving.” – Tyler Perry
  6. “If the track is tough and the hill is rough, THINKING you can just ain’t enough!” – Shel Silverstein
  7. “You have to always continue to strive no matter how hard things get, no matter how troubled you feel. No matter how tough things get, no matter how many times you lose, you keep trying to win.” – LL Cool J
  8. “The most effective way to do it is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart
  9. “Always deliver more than expected.” – Larry Page
  10. “Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” – Bruce Lee
Funny Quotes

Funny Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes.” – Jim Carrey
  2. “Life is too short to miss out on the beautiful things like a double cheeseburger.” – Channing Tatum
  3. “You must never underestimate the power of the eyebrow.” – Jack Black
  4. “Don’t sweat the petty things and don’t pet the sweaty things.” – George Carlin
  5. “I didn’t get to where I am today by worryin’ about how I’d feel tomorrow.” – Ron White
  6. “I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin
  7. “If life gives you lemons make some kind of fruity juice.” – Conan O’Brien
  8. “You’re only given one little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.” – Robin Williams
  9. “People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” – AA Milne
  10. “I choose a lazy person to do a hard job, because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.” – Bill Gates
Wise Quotes

Wise Quotes for Handwritten Notes 

  1. “If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.” – Lewis Carroll
  2. “When it’s obvious that the goals cannot be reachecd, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.” – Confucius
  3. “True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.” – Socrates
  4. “The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are: hard work, stick-to-itiveness, and common sense.” – Thomas Edison
  5. “Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” – Jimi Hendrix
  6. “The invariable mark of wisdom is to see miraculous in the common.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  7. “There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
  8. “In complete darkness, it is only knowledge and wisdom that separates us.” – Janet Jackson
  9. “Beware false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.” – George Bernard Shaw
  10. “If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan
Insightful Quotes

Insightful Quotes for Handwritten Notes

  1. “A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open.” – Frank Zappa
  2. “Life isn’t as serious as the mind makes it out to be.” – Eckhart Tolle
  3. “Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.” – Lao Tzu
  4. “The real opportunity for success lies within the person and not in the job.” – Zig Ziglar
  5. “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon
  6. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison
  7. “You’re time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.” – Steve Jobs
  8. “Everything negative – pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity… to rise.” – Kobe Bryant
  9. “Life imposes things on you that you can’t control, but you still have the choice of how you’re going to live through this.” – Celine Dion
  10. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: It goes on.” – Robert Frost

So, the next time you’re trying to say something with your campaign but you can’t find the words, try adding quotes for handwritten notes.