Quotes / Citations



“If more people knitted and crocheted, the world would see fewer wars and a whole lot less road rage”. Lily Chin.

“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.

“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.



“A loop after a loop. Hour after hour my madness becomes crochet. Life and art are inseparable”. Olek.

“After the meals were served and the dishes were done, Grandma Amy would sit quietly by the big living-room window that looked out over a rolling green pasture and work on her crocheting. She always seemed so happy and peaceful working with her yarns”. Tom Clark. Source.

“If you think about it, what’s more dangerous than a clever knitter wielding yarn and needles?”. Anna Hrachovec.

“When I see my husband or child wearing a sweater I have knit, I often think how every inch of the yarn has passed through my hands –it is almost as if I have my arms around them”. June Hemmons Hiatt.

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3 Responses to Quotes / Citations

  1. Thanks for sharing the quote that was shared before on my blog. Love this roundup.

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