Sewing Quotes Part Three


Welcome back to our final blog containing quotes about sewing. Some are funny, some series and others motivational. We love them all and hope you do, as well. 

Quotes | Fabric Portland 

  • I'm in therapy and sewing is cheaper than a psychiatrist. - Author Unknown
  • I'm itching to be stitching! - Author Unknown
  • In Seattle you haven't had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it's running. - Jeff Bezos
  • In the crazy quilt of life, I'm glad you're in my block of friends. - Author Unknown
  • It took me years and years of trial efforts to work out that there is absolutely no knitting triumph I can achieve that my husband will think is worth being woken up for. - Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit's End:  Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much
  • Knitting is a boon for those of us who are easily bored.  I take my knitting everywhere to take the edge off of moments that would otherwise drive me stark raving mad. - Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit's End:  Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much
  • Knitting is very conducive to thought.  It is nice to knit a while, put down the needles, write a while, then take up the sock again. - Dorothy Day
  • Love is the thread that binds us. - Author Unknown
  • Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting, and men for punch forsake hewing and splitting. - Benjamin Franklin
  • May your bobbin always be full! - Author Unknown
  • Memories are stitched with love. - Author Unknown
  • Methinks it is a token of healthy and gentle characteristics, when women of high thoughts and accomplishments love to sew; especially as they are never more at home with their own hearts than while so occupied. - Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Marble Faun, 1859
  • My granddaughter came to spend a few weeks with me, and I decided to teach her to sew.  After I had gone through a lengthy explanation of how to thread the machine, she stepped back, put her hands on her hips, and said in disbelief, "You mean you can do all that, but you can't play my Game Boy?" - Author Unknown

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