Quotastic Motivation

Proverbs and motivational quotes given aesthetic appeal through art

Implications - Gone are the days of the standard black-and-white motivational poster that centers on a black-and-white color scheme and a photograph. The modern iteration of this workplace inspiration takes an artistic turn, using graphic design to create maxims and mantras that are sure to attract--and maintain--attention.
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Quirky Motivational Posters - ‘Today I Will Be Happier Than a Bird With a French Fry'
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Warm 78,058 Clicks Pub: Jan 5, 09
Quirky Motivational Posters
‘Today I Will Be Happier Than a Bird With a French Fry'
These motivational ‘So Very Happy’ posters by Minnesota-based Etsy artisan dazeychic make me giggle. Printed in a fun, upper-case font are the words “Today I will be happier than a bird with a French fry,”… [More]
Quirky Quote Posters - Retro Typography Musings Amassed by Hulk 4598
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Warm 40,722 Clicks Pub: Jul 7, 09
Quirky Quote Posters
Retro Typography Musings Amassed by Hulk 4598
Taken from everyday sources as well as famous folks are the quote on these posters by someone known as Hulk 4598. The gallery includes highlights of a myriad of these posters listed on Hulk 4598's Flickr… [More]
Modern Proverbs - Nikki Farquharson's Updated Mantras for the Contemporary Connected World
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Average 20,842 Clicks Pub: Feb 13, 09
Modern Proverbs
Nikki Farquharson's Updated Mantras for the Contemporary Connected World
It's about time someone updated Benjamin Franklin's "Poor Richard's Almanack" with some updated words of wisdom, and Nikki Farquharson has proven she's up to the task with "65 Modern Proverbs." With witticisms… [More]
Doodled Mantras - Lee Crutchley's 'Quoteskine' is a Graphical Take on Everyday Quotations
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Mild 10,201 Clicks Pub: Sep 14, 09
Doodled Mantras
Lee Crutchley's 'Quoteskine' is a Graphical Take on Everyday Quotations
Many of us have mantras, or quotes that stick in our heads throughout the day, but Lee Crutchley draws them in his Moleskine and uploads them to his Tumblelog, 'Quoteskine.' From song lyrics to t-shirt… [More]
Weird Workplace Motivation - ‘Words to Work By' Posters From Publicis Mojo
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Average 26,426 Clicks Pub: Apr 11, 09
Weird Workplace Motivation
‘Words to Work By' Posters From Publicis Mojo
I’m a big fan of these retro styled typographic ‘Words to Work By’ workplace posters by Publicis Mojo. They’re a fun artistic take on the subpar motivational posters meant for team building purposes. For… [More]
Anatomical Maxims - Peter Chmela Warns You Not to Judge People by Their Appearance
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Mild 6,243 Clicks Pub: May 2, 09
Anatomical Maxims
Peter Chmela Warns You Not to Judge People by Their Appearance
Look at these images by Peter Chmela closely. Do you see anything unusual? These photos are part of a typography set called 'Don't Judge People According to Their Appearance.' I think it's quite clever… [More]
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