This delicate paper art would be beautiful mounted on black paper and framed, or simply pinned to a linen-covered inspiration board.
For the creative cook, try inspiring words from the Julia Child. Hang this over your stove where it can cheer you on from the sidelines as you attempt her classic boeuf bourguignon.
Whether it's an endless knit afghan or a novel, if you are working on an ambitious project, it can be easy to lose heart midway through. This little fox print would make a sweet reminder to keep your eye on the prize.
Do you have big plans for 2013? Proclaim it to the world with this marquee-inspired print from ConiLab.
This adorable elephant would be equally at home in a creative space or in a child's room — anywhere you feel calls for a dash of extra encouragement.
Want this to be the year you start that book club or tackle a list of classic tomes? Hang this print near your squishiest armchair and get reading.
Being grateful for what you have and what is going well in your life on a daily basis is so important for happiness. This massive print from Sarah Ahearn Bellemare would be a great reminder to count your blessings each day.
This dreamy bokeh (aesthetically blurred) photograph would make the perfect addition to a crafty corner. I would skip the frame and hang it from an art wire alongside other small prints and found objects.
This bit of wisdom from Steve Jobs is fitting for the entrepreneur and artistically inclined alike.
Looking for a cheap thrill? I love picking up fun artsy cards and hanging them on my inspiration board or art wire. This lovely card from artist Katie Daisy would be a cheerful touch in any space.
Help yourself meet challenging goals this year (and keep yourself motivated even when things don't go as planned) with these words from Albert Einstein.
I think this sweet print would be perfect in a child's room or play space — more as a reminder for parents than the kids to relax and be on "kid time."
As another (chicer and more sophisticated) take on the same sentiment, this "C'est la vie" print could help keep things in perspective.
This quote from Coco Chanel would be great encouragement for anyone with a creative bent to take risks and push the envelope a bit.
Take initiative and live your life with intention and purpose. This print reminds us all to stop making excuses and start living.
I love the bold color and simple, clean typography of this print by Hijirik, and the message is such an important one.