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Top 79 Stitched Quotes

#1. She was wearing a gown of lilac pink threaded with silver and stitched with tiny pearls. It was gorgeous in itself, and of course had the perfect new skirt, but it did not flatter her as a cooler shade would have done. - Author: Anne Perry
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#2. The world is chaotic. All artists know this, but they try to make sense of it. Sophia has made sense of it for him. She has stitched it together like the most beautiful cloak. Her love has sewn it together and they can wrap it around themselves and be safe from the world. Nobody can reach them. - Author: Deborah Moggach
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#3. I see IT in the hallway. IT goes to Merryweather. IT is walking with Aubrey cheerleader. IT is my nightmare and I can't wake up.IT sees me. IT smiles and winks. Good thing my lips are stitched together or I'd throw up. - Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
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#4. She washed he hands,then looked at my side. "you haven't even had it stitched?" She said incredulously.
"I've been rather busy," I said. "With the running like hell and hiding all night. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#5. A healthy Christian life cannot be stitched together from a series of disjointed mountain-top experiences. We need a Christian spirituality that endures the shadowy, low-lying valleys and the rocky slopes in between all those glorious summits. - Author: Andrew Byers
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#6. never seen real darkness, not in the city, but how, if you stood peeing off the cabin porch on a moonless night, or took a walk through the woods where the treetops stitched out the stars, you could almost forget you were there, you felt invisible. Country dark, his mother called it. - Author: Tom Franklin
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#7. LYou can get yourself cut and stitched, or you can get a good girdle. The day before my first Emmy show, I went to Sears and bought a really good girdle. And I've worn that thing to every single awards show since! - Author: Jane Kaczmarek
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#8. I was doing that thing the infatuated do, stitching destiny onto the person we want stitched to us. - Author: Rachel Kushner
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#9. Sometimes great rights must be stitched from little wrongs. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#10. alien meant in a world where members of his own species stitched themselves together into colony minds, or summoned their own worst nightmares back from the Pleistocene to run the stock market. - Author: Peter Watts
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#11. No one could say the stories were useless
for as the tongue clacked
five or forty fingers stitched
corn was grated from the husk
pathwork was pieced
or the darning was done ...
(from 'The Storyteller Poems') - Author: Liz Lochhead
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#12. If human beings really grasped how synthetic their world was - how much of it was stitched together not from direct perception, but from interpolation, memory, educated guesswork - they would go quietly mad. - Author: Alastair Reynolds
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#13. I keep hoping some guy with 'Ron' or 'Andy' stitched on his pocket and a gas pump in his hand will step up and tell me where I'm headed. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#14. More a paraphrase than a quote, really, but it comes from a prayer which was stitched into a sampler above my grandmother's bed. It began like this: 'Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep ... ' - Author: Neil Peart
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#15. And once you live a good story, you get a taste for a kind of meaning in life, and you can't go back to being normal; you can't go back to meaningless scenes stitched together by the forgettable thread of wasted time. - Author: Donald Miller
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#16. I like to collect aprons from different places I go. I first started when I was in Italy because I thought that would be really appropriate. I got a hand-stitched Italian apron from this woman in Sicily who put my name on it, and it said, 'Sicily, Italy.' So now I get one from everywhere I go. - Author: Britt Robertson
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#17. My mind still runs too fast. If we get the wrong fabric or something is stitched the wrong way, I get so angry and so flummoxed that I start spelling my words, just to slow myself down. - Author: William Ivey Long
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#18. I wonder where she came from,
I wonder where she's gotta go.
Who's to say she's single
and who's to say she's on her own ...
Girls like that don't sleep alone - Author: Herbie Hancock
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#19. I have observed that you treat a man as an old garment to be taken apart and stitched again. Perhaps you could think of him as good cloth, rich fabric that wants only to be embroidered upon. And perhaps, if you will do that, you will see that you love Tailor yourself. - Author: Martine Leavitt
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#20. Through the light splaying off the roof, Angela's falling blonde hair looked cream-colored, intricately stitched together like a veil. - Author: Greg Metcalf
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#21. Life," said Simone St. James ... "is stitched together from a series of mistakes, some little, some big, like the patches on the clothes we wore growin' up, you know - Author: Suzanne Palmieri
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#22. James reared up from his bed and threw himself into Uncle Jem's arms. He had heard some people found the Silent Brothers frightening, with their silent speech and their stitched eyes, but to him the sight of a Silent Brother's robe always meant Uncle Jem, always meant steadfast love. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#23. He'd never seen a more miserable gown. The color hovered in some purgatory between raincloud and ditchwater and it looked as if the pieces of it were cut to a pattern of indifference, then stitched with resentment. - Author: Jayne Fresina
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#24. A heart can only break so many times. I'm not saying it fails entirely: just that it mends the wrong way. It warps. It's stitched together loose and askew and it doesn't work as it should. - Author: Gillian Philip
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#25. Not even a hand-stitched suit could hide a body gone ruinously to seed. I was tempted to offer some fashion advice, but I didn't think he'd welcome the news that this year, bellies are being worn inside the trousers - Author: Val McDermid
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#26. Dressing, I chose the second shirt, the one softened in the mouth of a trained and perfumed albino hippopotamus and made entirely of pigeon's wool, because it goes better with the shoes than the one stitched with baby hair. - Author: Nick Harkaway
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#27. I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions. - Author: Augusten Burroughs
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#28. I went to school in Hooks, Texas, where most people can't even read the name stitched over their own pocket. - Author: Joe Bob Briggs
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#29. My hand-stitched wings itch
to take flight
to test the winds of change
that inevitably blow
at the end
of a cycle. - Author: B.G. Bowers
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#30. Lex, this'll sound weird, but when I was a kid I believed in monsters. You know, like vampires. Werewolves. Ghosts. And I believed in them because I knew at least one other monster existed. He wore a shirt with his name stitched across the pocket. And carried a fifth for a weapon. - Author: Courtney C. Stevens
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#31. Youth's lost companion may be the measured friend of old age, I hope", said Daniel. "I may write a poem on the subject."
"Dear God, it sounds more like a cross-stitched pillow than a poem," said Hugh. - Author: Helen Simonson
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#32. I often felt like I was walking around with this Scarlet Letter stitched to my chest from the way that people treated me. - Author: Toni Braxton
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#33. Saying his name stabbed my heart, like someone had ripped through my carefully stitched up world and exposed the infected, pulsing red tissue that I thought was healing. - Author: Colleen Houck
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#34. She walks,
on the streets,
with a face that,
doesn't belong.
It smiles more than,
many put together,
whole day long.
Her heart misfit,
a little chipped.
And she likes to,
call it once broken,
but now stitched. - Author: Jasleen Kaur Gumber
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#35. The moon was sewn into the sky that night. Clouds were stitched around it. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#36. That was the moment my heart threaded with hers. It was as if someone reached down with a sewing needle and stitched my soul to hers - Author: Tarryn Fisher
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#37. In mythic terms, the earth is a place of mystery and wonder where life always hangs by a thread and
all the events of history are loosely stitched upon the endless loom of eternity. Secretly, we are each tied to the divine. - Author: Michael Meade
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#38. I put away that stuffed God I had all stitched up with my human understandings and fears. God is less formulaic and quantifiable as he once used to be, but experiencing the reality of his love is infinitely better than dragging that other one around. - Author: Jim Palmer
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#39. I am dwelling on things I love, even if a measure of tragedy is stitched into everything, if you follow the thread long enough - Author: Sebastian Barry
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#40. Harry Peake's spine disturbed the people's confidence in the proper shape and form of things, a confidence they had not known they possessed, it was stitched so deep in their sense of the order of the world. - Author: Patrick McGrath
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#41. I'm sure you could distract me with something better than hand holding, sugar." He winked, then winced and sucked in a breath. "Holy f-f-f-f-fire truck. I think you just stitched my kidney. - Author: Eden Summers
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#42. I was moving around with my imperfect, broken pieces until you came across and stitched my flaws with your words. - Author: Jasleen Kaur Gumber
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#43. We must be quite the sight. Raffe in his red mask with his demon wings spread out in all their scythe-edged glory. A scrawny teenage Daughter of Man brandishing an archangel sword. And a little girl stitched-up to look and behave like a nightmare who is clutching a pair of angel wings. - Author: Susan Ee
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#44. A soul is a quilt stitched of many patches. - Author: Lesley Kagen
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#45. Africa is a land of dreams and memories. It is rifts of remembrance stitched together with the sighs of time. - Author: Deanna Raybourn
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#46. The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#47. Separation
Your absence has gone through me
Like thread through a needle.
Everything I do is stitched with its color. - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#48. Facebook has stitched together your social graph. The idea of an interest graph is to bring together everyone that has shared interests. If I can isolate the people who are into mountain biking in Marin, in one place, the ability to put ads against that is really high. - Author: Bill Gurley
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#49. Beauty was deceptive. I would rather wear my pain, my ugliness. I was torn and stitched. I was a strip mine, and they would just have to look. I hoped I made them sick. I hoped they saw me in their dreams. - Author: Janet Fitch
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#50. No, loving a real human being is weird, hurtful, scary, exhilarating, horrifying, and it's all stitched together with golden threads of needy adoration. He - Author: Leta Blake
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#51. The Koran is a not 'a product of Muhammad or even of Arabia,' but a collection of earlier Judeo-Christian liturgical materials stitched together to meet the needs of a later age ... A few scholars go even further, doubting even the existence of Muhammad. - Author: Daniel Pipes
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#52. You have to make sure that people are still motivated and happy and creatively challenged so that it can all be stitched together. The voice acting starts after a lot of the storyboards are done. - Author: Jennifer Yuh Nelson
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#53. Oi! Bad girl. Maybe I should have led with the fancy collar first." From his other back pocket, he brought forth a pink nylon collar with rhinestones stitched all around. Ooh. Pretty, shiny. Resist the bling. She looked away, and he laughed. - Author: Eve Langlais
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#54. The question about those aromatic advertisements that perfume companies are having stitched into magazines these days is this: under the freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment, is smelling up the place a constitutionally protected form of expression? - Author: Calvin Trillin
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#55. I have stitched life into me like a rare organ - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#56. My world has been torn apart and stitched back together too many times, and now I exist only as a tattered patchwork of myself - unable to think, unable to feel anything other than numbness. - Author: Amie Kaufman
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#57. Through it all we held fast to the concept of the clock with no hands. Tasks were completed, sump pumps manned, sandbags piled, trees planted, shirts ironed, hems stitched, and yet we reserved the right to ignore the hands that kept on turning. - Author: Patti Smith
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#58. Lunacy is when you can't see the seams where they stitched the world together anymore. - Author: Richard Bachman
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#59. A sharp character - no youth as I feared - a Faubourg Marigny type, Mediterranean, big-nosed, lumpy-jawed, a single stitched-in wrinkle over his eyebrows from just above which there springs up a great pompadour of wiry bronze hair. His face aches with it. He has no use for me at all. - Author: Walker Percy
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#60. ...You stitched the broken pieces of my spirit back together. - Author: Heather Cleveland
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#61. Lady Mary came last. She looked magnificent, even regal. Her dress was highly fashionable; dark slate blue overlaid with black fleur-de-lis and stitched with jet beads across the throat and bosom, the sleeves garnered. A black hat adorned her head at a rakish angle, dashing and precarious. - Author: Anne Perry
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#62. Nonsense. Balderdash. Figgldygrak. Isn't it odd that gibberish words are often the sounds of other words, cut up and dismembered, then stitched into something like them - yet wholly unlike them at the same time? - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#63. It's a long day's drive any way you look at it. With a man who has taken your sins - real and imagined - and stitched them onto the sackcloth of his own soul, it is endless. - Author: Alexandra Fuller
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#64. I think I must have too much to eat, we were doing a scene where we were crawling, and I ripped my trousers. I was very embarrassed. I was sown in, stitched in, quickly! - Author: Sarah Sutton
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#65. Some wounds broke open and had to be stitched closed with patience and prayer. - Author: Francine Rivers
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#66. You wouldn't find a Joni Mitchell on 'X Factor;' that's not the place. 'X Factor' is a specific thing for people that want to go through that process - it's a factory, you know, and it's owned and stitched-up by puppet masters. - Author: Annie Lennox
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#67. Accidentally cut a few strips outta his patient's brain. Interested in what would happen if he stitched them back in the wrong place. Patient woke up thinking he was a panda ice cream spatula. - Author: Bradley Sands
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#68. Animals know. They know how a soul is stitched together. They know what it's made of before anyone else gets a clue. - Author: Alex A. King
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#69. She was sent to sleep under a velvety cloak of words, richly patterned and stitched with gold, straight out of a fairy tale, while they went reading on into her dreams. - Author: Eudora Welty
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#70. You are buying into the cross-stitched sentiments of your parents' throw pillows. - Author: John Green
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#71. A family stitched together with love seldom unravels. - Author: Letty Cottin Pogrebin
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#72. I have been obsessed with seamed stockings my whole life, and I would collect vintage ones that were made in the '40s and '50s with the authentic styling of the keyhole, the welt, the reinforced toe and heels, French or Cuban heels, and hand-stitched seams. - Author: Dita Von Teese
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#73. Time does not heal,
It makes a half-stitched scar
That can be broken and again you feel
Grief as total as in its first hour.
-Elizabeth Jennings - Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
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#74. I always wondered why nobody did it before me. I mean, all those comic book movies and television shows, you'd think at least one eccentric loner would have stitched himself a costume. - Author: Mark Millar
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#75. I was attacked by two dogs when I was three and a half years old. I'm lucky to be alive. My face was stitched back together and here I still am, gratefully so. I believe that experience shocked me into a deep alliance with the animal world, its beauty and viciousness and terror. - Author: Alison Hawthorne Deming
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#76. Further, innovators in the private sector are more pragmatic than wonky. They are empirical. They get an idea for improvement, try it, keep it if it works, and dump it if it doesn't. When their proven initiatives and pilots are stitched together, they add up to a new model. It is a mosaic. - Author: John Torinus Jr.
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#77. Hugh should've brought a banner with I AM BAD stitched on it in gold. - Author: Ilona Andrews
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#78. Books were only one type of receptacle where we stored a lot of things we were afraid we might forget. There is nothing magical in them, at all. The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us. - Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#79. I feel like the only person in the world who sees David Beckham modelling his swimming pants on the cover of Elle magazine and thinks - oh, how much better a handsome guy like you would look, David, without all those dumb ink stains stitched into your skin. - Author: Tony Parsons
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