Sewing Quotes Part Two

Welcome back! We are here with more great quotes about sewing from famous people and unknown authors. Some are funny, others motivational and sentimental. We hope you enjoy reading them as much as we do! If you missed our previous blog, be sure to visit back with it, as well to read more quotes.

Quotes About Sewing | Fabric Portland OR

  • My husband is a human pincushion. - Author Unknown
  • Needlepoint is a superb way to stop smoking and nibbling, and unlike counted cross stitch also allows the mind to wander. - Carole Berman and Jennifer Lazarus
  • Needlepoint:  the delicious art of filling in holes with wool. - Carole Berman and Jennifer Lazarus
  • Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to weave. - Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960
  • Our lives are like quilts - bits and pieces, joy and sorrow, stitched with love. - Author Unknown
  • Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit, either. - Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Quilt 'til you wilt. - Author Unknown
  • Quilters know all the angles. - Author Unknown
  • Quilters never cut corners. - Author Unknown
  • Quilters never grow old, they just go to pieces. - Author Unknown
  • Really I don't dislike to cook, but what you cook is eaten so quickly.  When you sew, you have something that will last to show for your efforts. - Elizabeth Travis Johnson
  • Really, all you need to become a good knitter are wool, needles, hands, and slightly below-average intelligence.  Of course, superior intelligence, such as yours and mine, is an advantage. - Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • Sewing fills my days, not to mention the living room, bedroom, and closets. - Author Unknown
  • Sewing forever, housework whenever. - Author Unknown
  • Sewing mends the soul. - Author Unknown
  • Sewing: A creative mess is better than tidy idleness. - Author Unknown
  • She watched and taught the girls that sang at their embroidery frames while the great silk flowers grew from their needles. - Louise Jordan Miln, The Feast of Lanterns
  • Silver threads and golden needles cannot mend this heart of mine. - Jack Rhodes & Dick Reynolds
  • So much fabric, so little time!  Or, sew much fabric, sew little time! - Author Unknown
  • Stitch your stress away. - Author Unknown
  • Take your needle, my child, and work at your pattern; it will come out a rose by and by.  Life is like that - one stitch at a time taken patiently and the pattern will come out all right like the embroidery. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

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