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15 Inspirational Letter Writing Quotes That Will Make You Start Writing Letters Immediately

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15 inspirational letter writing quoteIn front of you is a wonderful collection of 15 inspirational letter writing quotes that evoke the beauty of correspondence. They can certainly remind us how much more creative, exciting, and interesting our lives are when we put our feelings on paper and share them with the people we care about. 

And they can also motivate us to start this kind of hobby, which over time will surely grow into a passion.

Plus, these quotes are vivid evidence of why it is important to write letters. Don’t forget that letters are timeless and they make every word count.  

This is a collection of inspirational letter writing quotes that reminds me of how wonderful it is when I write letters and why I should never ever stop.

  1. You have a touch in letter writing that is beyond me. Something unexpected, like coming round a corner in a rose garden and finding it still daylight.
    ― Virginia Woolf
  2. Yes, letter writing is antiquated – though there remain a few renegades who still so treasure the luxury of contemplating their lives in letters that they would rather write than call.
    ― Joan Frank
  3. In a man’s letters you know, Madam, his soul lies naked, his letters are only the mirror of his breast, whatever passes within him is shown undisguised in its natural process. Nothing is inverted, nothing distorted, you see systems in their elements, you discover actions in their motives.
    ― Samuel Johnson
  4. Lobbying, protesting, letter-writing, American media, civil disobedience, and preaching pacifism ad nauseum, along with education is the most effective way to enlighten the masses. Welfare concessions/campaigns, are counterproductive and simply ineffective in this day and age.
    ― Gary Yourofsky
  5. How wonderful it is to be able to write someone a letter! To feel like conveying your thoughts to a person, to sit at your desk and pick up a pen, to put your thoughts into words like this is truly marvelous. 
    Haruki Murakami
  6. A letter always seemed to me like immortality because it is the mind alone without corporeal friend. 
    Emily Dickinson
  7. A woman’s best love letters are always written to the man she is betraying.
    Lawrence Durrell
  8. To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart.
    Phyllis Theroux
  9. Never write a letter while you are angry. 
    Chinese Proverb
  10. I like writing letters and receiving letters. It’s a shame that we’ve lost the art of letter-writing and saving correspondence. I mourn that.
    Elizabeth McGovern
  11. The one good thing about not seeing you is that I can write you letters.
    Svetlana Alliluyeva
  12. I consider it a good rule for letter-writing to leave unmentioned what the recipient already knows, and instead tell him something new.
    Sigmund Freud
  13. In an age like ours, which is not given to letter-writing, we forget what an important part it used to play in people’s lives.
    Anatole Broyard
  14. I have now attained the true art of letter-writing, which we are always told, is to express on paper exactly what one would say to the same person by word of mouth.
    Jane Austen
  15. Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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