Quilts Quotes

Quotes tagged as "quilts" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Sandra Dallas
“After all, a woman didn't leave much behind in the world to show she'd been there. Even the children she bore and raised got their father's name. But her quilts, now that was something she could pass on.”
Sandra Dallas

Tracy Chevalier
“Perhaps thee will best understand what Abigail is like if I tell thee that when she quilts she prefers to stitch in the ditch, hiding her poor stitches in the seams between the blocks.”
Tracy Chevalier, The Last Runaway
tags: quilts

K. Martin Beckner
“I've left behind so many unfinished quilts in my life, beautiful pieces of dreams and intentions never fully assembled.”
K. Martin Beckner, A Million Doorways

Arlene Stafford-Wilson
“The eldest ones said that the laughter and tears are sewn right into the quilt, part and parcel, stitch by stitch. Emotions, experiences, heartbreak, mourning, pain and regret, stitched into the cloth, along with happiness, satisfaction, cheer, comfort, and love. The finished quilts were a living thing, a reflection of the spirits of its creators.”
Arlene Stafford-Wilson, Lanark County Connections - Memories Among the Maples

“Quitting on one's dreams isn't a way out, because all it does is to bring forth some sufferings and quilts in one's life.”
Edmond Mbiaka

“kantha quilt”
jitendar maheswari
tags: quilts

Dorothy Adamek
“Quilts need air and sunlight every week to keep them fresh and a long soak in summer.”
Dorothy Adamek, Carry Me Home
tags: quilts

“kantha quilt”
jitendar maheswari
tags: quilts

Patricia Belyea
“I’ve embarked on personal adventures with each of these quilts. I want to teach you how to do the same.”
Patricia Belyea, East-Meets-West Quilts: Tiptoe into Improv with Japanese-Inspired Designs