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Thread: Quilters Quotes (Do you have some to add to the list?)

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    Google Goddess craftybear's Avatar
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    Quilters' Quotes - Author Unknown

    ~Those who sleep under a quilt, sleep under a blanket of love.

    ~A bed without a quilt is like a sky without stars.

    ~I'm in therapy and sewing is cheaper than a psychiatrist.

    ~Love is the thread that binds us.

    ~When I learned to sew, I forgot how to cook.

    ~Our lives are like quilts - bits and pieces, joy and sorrow, stitched with love.

    ~A quilt will warm your body and comfort your soul.

    ~Quilters know all the angles.

    ~Quilt 'til you wilt.

    ~When life throws you scraps, make a quilt.

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    After practically buying out the grocery store today, I wished I had a tee shirt that read "I would rather be quilting" LOL

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    "To QUILT is human; to FINISH is divine"

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    Quote Originally Posted by craftybear
    Quilters' Quotes - Author Unknown

    ~Those who sleep under a quilt, sleep under a blanket of love.

    ~A bed without a quilt is like a sky without stars.

    ~I'm in therapy and sewing is cheaper than a psychiatrist.

    ~Love is the thread that binds us.

    ~When I learned to sew, I forgot how to cook.

    ~Our lives are like quilts - bits and pieces, joy and sorrow, stitched with love.

    ~A quilt will warm your body and comfort your soul.

    ~Quilters know all the angles.

    ~Quilt 'til you wilt.

    ~When life throws you scraps, make a quilt.
    those are sew good :D

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    Old Quilters never die they jsut go to pieces. My motto for years

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    How about: QUILT FOREVER, CLEAN WHENEVER!!

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    The best night of sleep under heaven above
    in under a quilt hand made with love.


    I got this from a siggy here on QB but I forgot who had it.

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    Good list, here is one I heard once that stuck in my mind:

    Quilting is cutting big pieces of fabric into little pieces and sewing them back together into a big piece...

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    The one I always use is "Fat Quarters have fewer calories than a Hot Fudge Sundae"

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    I have been copying them from several members of the board.
    Here they are:
    When life gives you scraps…make a quilt
    She swims, she runs, and she quilts!!!!
    A girl should be two things: Classy and Fabulous! Coco Channel
    I pray for peace today and hope I don't have to tomorrow.
    If no one ever experimented we'd all still be making 4patch quilts.
    If you can't be happy with what you have, how could you be happy with more?
    hiding away in my stash where i'm warm, safe and happy
    IN MY PAST LIFE I WAS A SINGER, A SINGER SEWING MACHINE, HEAR ME STITCH!!!
    God never forgets His promises. In turn, He intends for His children never to forget His faithfulness to fulfill them.
    To quilt or not to quilt...now what was the question?
    I sew, I sew, so off to work I go.
    Keep an open heart.. listen with your eyes.. lend a hand and life will be filled with purpose.
    You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing.
    A smile is something you can't give away; it always comes back to you.
    Sometimes I'm so clever, I don't understand a word I'm saying!)
    ...to everything there is a season and a purpose under heaven.
    Be a blessing to others, as you may entertain angels unaware!
    May I always be the person my pets think I am..
    “The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.” Sam Levenson
    Dance like no one is watching. Sing like no one is listening. Love like you've never been hurt.
    WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS, CUT UP FABRIC
    God Bless the broken road that led me straight to you.
    Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain.
    Smile, keep trying, and smile some more!
    There is no problem that Quilters cannot confront, combat, plot against, ignore, make fun of or run over with the car.
    The task ahead is not as great as the POWER behind me.
    Rejoice in the Lord alway: and again I say, Rejoice.
    What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us ... Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The only time Housekeeping comes before Quilting is in the Dictionary.
    Never underestimate the healing effects of beauty. - Florence Nigtingale
    Friends are the most important ingredient in the recipe of life.
    Don't sing of yesterday; yesterday is gone. Tomorrow isn't written. Make today your song.
    God, Wonderful Family, Great Health, Awesome Friends, Quilting & Chocolates - - What more could a girl be blessed with!!
    Life is 10% what you make it and 90% how you take it!
    I get up every morning before anyone else and take a moment to plan my day and delight in the new day senses.
    "I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand." –Confucius
    A man's got to do what a man's got to do. A woman does what he can't.
    i'm not afraid of storms, for i'm learning how to sail my ship - louisa may alcott
    Wouldn't you like to live with my mind just for a moment? I wish you would, I think I need to get OUT OF IT!
    Life is like a tornado watch. You can hunker down in the cellar or stand on the roof and let the wind give you rock star hair!
    The hardships we experience, The trials that we face, Will teach us that we're strongest when we're trusting in God's grace. –Sper
    A Bible that is falling apart, usually belongs to someone who isn't.
    I made quilts as fast as I could to keep my family warm, and as pretty as I could to keep my heart from breaking----A Pioneer woman's diary.

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    OH crap....

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    I love reading these. Thank you all.

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    Neat! Thanks for posting!

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    I like this one: To Quilt is Human...To finish is Divine!

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    Quilters do it in the ditch! ;-)

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