200 Brilliant Letter Board Quotes for Readers

When you love books, you also enjoy seeing some cute and witty quotes for readers. It’s a whole other bookish world once you open your heart to the art of stories (And there’s no turning back!), and there are plenty of perks to it.

Besides the obvious perk, of course, being the fact that reading is one of the best escapes EVER, there are tons of reading communities, bookworm crafts, and awesome articles like this that bring quirky quotes for readers into the form of letter board quotes.

We’ve galloped, searched high and low, and brought back riches of quotes for readers that will delight you, make you laugh, and there may or may not be some puns that will make you roll your eyes (there are, there definitely are). 

Don’t worry about wondering if you’ll have enough letters for each of these quotes for readers, we’ve taken the trouble of counting each one for ourselves to ensure that you don’t have the headache and heartache! Each quote will be credited, if there is an author, in parentheses at the end of the quotes for readers, and feel free to play with the way you place the words on your letter board. 

Wondering where to put your letter board? We’ve got some ideas!

  • Front door entrance
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Reading nook
  • Office space
  • Hallway
  • Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Den/Family room

Now, enough gab, grab a cup of coffee, and let’s get to these quirky and fantastic quotes for readers!

“Books seem to follow me home like stray cats”

Nancy Schoellkopf

Cozy Quotes for Readers

This first section of quotes for readers is for all the bookworms! These are cozy quotes for readers that will bring that warm and fuzzy feeling inside your bookish heart, and it may just make you want to snatch up your book and cozy up in your favorite reading spot.

  • “Cuppa tea for my book & me”
  • “Do I need more books? Absolutely. Do I want more books? All the time.”
  • “I’ve never met a friend like a good book” (B.A. McRae)
  • “Imma banned books baddie”
  • “Books Books Books”
  • “She’s made up of sweet tea & poetry” (Butterflies Rising)
  • “It’s a bookish thing, you wouldn’t understand”
  • “Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life” (Fernando Pessoa)
  • “All I need is a cup of coffee, my book, and a fuzzy blanket”
  • “These stories have become a part of me”
  • “Forever the nerd obsessed with stories”
  • “She found heaven in a bookstore – she got lost in the pages” (Unknown)
  • “Bookmarks, turning pages, & cozy vibes”
Letter board quotes for readers. Cozy quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.
  • “A home without books is a body without soul” (Marcus Tullius Cicero)
  • “Just one more chapter…”
  • “Wear the old coat & buy the new book” (Austin Phelps)
  • “Reading time, the best part of the day”
  • “If a book is well written, I always find it too short” (Jane Austen)
  • “Bibliophilia – The love of books”
  • “Birds have wings humans have books” (Anonymous)
  • “Good bookish morning”
  • “Reading books is dreaming with eyes open” (V.V)
  • “My soul is made of ink, coffee, and punctuation”
  • “Books – The cheapest one way ticket”
  • “I’ve got an addiction for fiction”
  • “Drop me off at the coffee shop with my book, I’ll be in heaven”
  • “Always look on the bright side of life. Otherwise it’ll be too dark 2 read.” (Unknown)
  • “Give me books & I’ll be happy forever”
  • “The world belongs to those who read” (Rick Holland)
  • “There will always be more to read”
  • “Some books are so familar – reading them is like being home again” (Louisa May Alcott)
  • “Happiness is a good book & tea”
  • “Life is better in bed with a book” (Unknown)
  • “Kitty on my lap, reading one more chap”
Letter board quotes for readers. Cozy quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.
  • “Completely & perfectly incandescently happy” (Jane Austen)
  • “Living that Booktrovert life”
  • “Today a reader, tomorrow a leader” (Margaret Fuller)
  • “Books would always be there, what grand comfort”
  • “We read to know we are not alone” (C.S. Lewis)
  • “There’s no better life than the bookworm one”
  • “Loneliness is almost cured when you open a book” (FD)
  • “She could sit with a book for hours & be happy”
  • “Her heart, she would bet, was shaped like a book” (B.A. McRae)
  • “Mother Goose said there would be times like this”
Letter board quotes for readers. Cozy quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes. Funny quotes for readers.
  • “There are books in the world – what could be better?”
  • “Books were safer than other people anyway” (Neil Gaiman)
  • “Bookstore trips & coffee sips”
  • “You’ve got words in your soul” (Jay Kristoff)
  • “To read is to experience jubilation over & over” (B.A. McRae)
  • “She is a real bookworm” (Cornelia Funke)
  • “Nothing makes me happy like reading & a nap”
  • “To lose yourself in a book is the desire of the bookworm” (Fran Lebowitz)
  • “Never underestimate a bookworm” (Louisa Klein)
  • “Sorry, I have plans with my imaginary friends tonight”
Letter board quotes for readers. Cozy quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes. Funny quotes for readers.
  • “Reading’s my reward at the end of the day” (Cheryl Strayed)
  • “A worn library card & a lifetime of quests”
  • “Books are the flung-open windows to a parallel universe” (Kevin Ansbro)
  • “If you need me, I’ll be at the library”
  • “Books open new worlds to me” (Aya Ling)
  • “Dreams that gleam like hardcover books”
  • “Books are life’s best adventure”
  • “I’d wish for 100 lifetimes & read away each one” (B.A. McRae)
  • “When I look at my room, I see a girl who loves books” (John Green)
  • “Once upon a time, there was a cozy & sleepy bookworm …”
  • “Book piles & flight miles please”
Letter board quotes for readers. Cozy quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.

Funny Quotes for Readers

Who said bookworms don’t have a sense of humor? As booklovers ourselves, this list is full of original funny quotes for readers; time to get some fresh bookish content out there! We’ve got the giggles and face-palm funny quotes for readers on deck for you to check out. A funny letter board message can really spark up a smile and switch a day around!

  • “My book BF is better than yours”
  • “Reading banned books & rocking good looks”
  • “I’m gonna need therapy after this series”
  • “If the book is in my hand, tho fends for himself”
  • “Current read – None ya business”
  • “I know I already said one more chapter, this time … I probably don’t mean it”
  • “Insomnia caused by reading habits – totally worth it”
  • “C.R. – Book husband material”
  • “If I had a $ for every time I got called a nerd … I’d buy more books!”
  • “If you’re reading this, go put a dent in your TBR pile”
  • “Have you seen my bookmark?”
  • “TBR support group meeting @ Never o’clock”
Funny letter board quotes for readers. Hilarious quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.
  • “Just a bookish girl, living in a boring world”
  • “Oh for the love of Bibliophilia”
  • “Have you seen my Goodreads? My reviews r fire”
  • “If someone wants to build me a library, that’d be cool”
  • “Who wants to push me on the library ladder next?”
  • “I’ve lost count of my books, & my bookmarks … I plead the 5th”
  • “When I saw 1 more chapter, that’s your cue to nod & walk away”
  • “Wait until my book husband hears about this”
  • “I’ve got a date 2night, he’s a paperback with a sense of humor”
  • “I need a good book & a latte stat!”
  • “If one more of my fav characters dies, I’ll scream”
Funny letter board quotes for readers. Hilarious quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.
  • “My books will be the death of me – onto the next!”
  • “Gimme all the books you got, in the tote bag!”
  • “If I’m not here I’m probs at the library”
  • “You don’t like reading? Look what you’re doing right now {HaHa}”
  • “Babe, please, I’m a bookworm I can handle anything”
  • “Can I just read now? This adulting stuff is hard”
  • “Can I live 100 more years? It’s so I can finish my TBR”
  • “I must admit, I’d much rather be reading right now”
  • “Don’t make me shush you”
  • “Got my library card, nothing’s stopping me!”
  • “To read or not to read? {A stupid question}”
  • “BRB going to sob because the evil author strikes again”
  • “If it doens’t start w/ a B and end in S go away”
  • “Bags under the eyes & a book on my thighs”
  • “Books never let me down, be more like books”
  • “Plot Twists & OTP Crisis”
  • “What? You & your book don’t cordinate outfits?”
  • “My book aesthetic game is elite, don’t try me”
  • “Light Academia & Bookish Insomnia”
  • “Sure I’ve heard of movies, but have you heard of books? It’s an upgrade”
  • “Dude Where’s My Book? Starring – Ashton Bookcher”
Funny letter board quotes for readers. Hilarious quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.
  • “Leave me, my tea, & book tears in peace”
  • “There will be no dog-earing in this household”
  • “Admission into house is one bookmark, please”
  • “This chapter is going to kill me”
  • “Highlighting in my book like the true baddie I am”
  • “We can all agree the book was better”
  • “Don’t make me bring out my dark academia on you”
  • “My books asked me to tell you to Ssshhhh”
  • “Librarians are superheroes – fight me”
  • “Someone rescue me from my TBR pile”
  • “Waiting to meet a book BF in real life”
  • Takes 1 trip to book store I’m gonna need a bigger shelf”
  • “I don’t need a mill dollars – books on the other hand …”
  • “This is some Stephen King sh!t”
  • “Between booze & books … I’ll take the latter”
  • “Awesome people read books – get with it”
  • “This author is on my last nerve buys all their books
  • “My OTP could really use a win right now”
  • “G2G – Book Clubbin’”
  • “Book hangover, latte please, no sudden page turns”
Funny letter board quotes for readers. Hilarious quotes. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes.

Fantasy Quotes for Readers

Fantasy has become one of the largest genre homes of bookworms, and for good reason, fantasy is AWESOME. And these quotes for readers who love fantasy are bound to make you want to high-tail it to a bookstore and get even more adventures to journey through. We apologize to your TBR pile and wallet in advance.

  • “Fight for your fairytale” (Anonymous)
  • “1 way ticket to Neverland, please”
  • “I knew you talked to books. I didn’t realize they listened.” (Margaret Rogerson)
  • “Me & my witches are going out”
  • “Our entire life is a grand adventure” (Monroe Wildrose)
  • “Can I get a tall pint of endless fantasy please?”
  • “Sometimes we need fantasy to survive reality” (Unknown)
  • “My walking pal is Bilbo Baggins”
  • “Imagination is everything.” (Albert Einstein)
  • “I’ll take one castle w/ a giant library, thank you”
  • “Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards” (J.R.R. Tolkien)
  • “I’d rather have a sword than a diamond ring”
  • “When I die, I’d sooner go to Middle-earth” (George R.R. Martin)
  • “Vacay 2 middle-earth, be back never”
  • “She moved like a poem and smiled like a sphinx” (Laini Taylor)
  • “I survied Pan’s Labyrinth {barely}”
  • “Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind” (Terry Pratchett)
  • “Fables & Coffee Tables”
  • “Dragons, Swords & Scuffles”
  • “Just a Buttercup looking for her Westley”
Cute letter board quotes for readers. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes. Fantasy quotes for readers.
  • “Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale” (Hans Christian Andersen)
  • “Welcome to the apothecary, what’ll it be?”
  • “We long for fairytales in a world of nightmares” (N.C.)
  • “Open your book & set sail for a grand adventure”
  • “She wasn’t looking for a knight – she was looking for a sword” (Atticus)
  • “What’s your posion, lonely traveler?”
  • “Maybe the princess could save herself” (Marissa Meyer)
  • “All I want is a dragon, is that too much to ask?”
  • “No one is too old for fairytales” (Anonymous)
  • “Gandalf is my life coach”
  • “Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it” (Roald Dahl)
  • “Look at me, clearly I slay more than 1 thing”
  • “My throne is made of books”
  • “Enchanted forests & Fairy tea”
  • “May the odds be ever in your favor” (Suzanne Collins)
  • “My crown is getting fitted”
  • “I believe in spells, goblins, magic, and stories”
  • “Tea w/ Mad Hatter @ 13 o’clock”
  • “Duel me, I dare you”
  • “Reading habits like Hermione & Eating habits like Ron”
  • “Imma go rouge if 1 more fav character dies”
  • “Reading amongst legends”
  • “Raise a hand if a F@ntasy author hurt your feelings”
  • “A leprechaun told me it was true, so it must be”
  • “Get in loser we’re going hunting”
  • “Wanna see my weapon collection?”
  • “I belong where the phoenix rises” (B.A. McRae)
  • “A gnome, a Cyclops, & an Ogre walk into a tavern …”
  • “Watch it, or I’ll sic my Unicorn on you”
  • “What in the Hufflepuff is going on”
Cute letter board quotes for readers. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes. Fantasy quotes for readers. Harry potter quotes.

Romance Quotes for Readers

We didn’t forget the romance lovers, don’t worry! We know you like to spice things up and embrace the loveliness book pages have to offer, and we certainly hope you enjoy these lovely quotes for readers.

  • “It’s about to get real steamy up in here”
  • “Every atom of your flesh is as dear to me as my own” (Charlotte Brontë)
  • “Soulmates – Dates – & Fates”
  • “I’ll read anything since I’m something of a book sl*t” (Nick Pageant)
  • “I love it when you talk literature to me”
  • “Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine r the same” (Emily Brontë)
  • “I love you. – You are my dearest one. My reason for life.” (Ian McEwan)
  • “Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it” (Nicholas Sparks)
  • “Give me a good enemies to lovers – stat!”
  • “Romance stories take away the adulty worries”
  • “I choose him over and over again, & he chooses me” (Veronica Roth)
  • “Okay, rose petals, romantic words, fade to black – action!”
  • “I’ve loved another with all my heart and soul” (Nicholas Sparks)
  • “About to get deep in my feels”
  • “You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought” (Arthur Conan Doyle)
  • “Mm, excuse you author, who said you could break my heart?”
  • “If I don’t get a happy ending & a true loves k!ss by the end of this book, I will cry”
  • “Just a gal & her naughty stories {Shh, don’t tell}”
  • “Don’t be a rude prude & ruin my spicy mood”
  • “Nicholas Sparks set the bar pretty high”
Cute letter board quotes for readers. Letter board quotes. Bookworm quotes. Romance quotes for readers. Nicholas sparks quotes.

We hope you’ve found enjoyment and excitement from these fabulous quotes for readers; may the pages, tropes, and plot twists be in your favor! Although our quotes for readers journey comes to an end here, that doesn’t mean you can’t pick up another bookish sidequest. Take a look at our equally riveting article 120 Magical Bookish Quotes: Ignite Your Bibliophile to add some more fire to your bookish woodstove.


  • Briah a.

    Briah A. is a lover of writing, reading, and making memories with her partner and close ones while keeping a steady hand on her coffee mug. Her publishing journey began in 2015, and she currently has 5 collections of poetry, 1 novel, and 2 novellas published under the pen name B.A. McRae. Above all, she's an optimist with a healthy appetite for movies/TV shows, hiking, and being goofy with her partner.

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