Paulo Coelho quotes - It's always easy to blame others. You can spend your entire life blaming the world, but your successes or failures are entirely your own responsibility. You can try to stop time, but it's a complete waste of energy.
George Horace Lorimer quotes - It's good to have money and the things that money will buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven't lost the things that money won't buy.
Lyda: "This is the first real embroidery stitch i learned, i used it on the seams of my apron dress." Vandyke stitch, several extant things have this on them in some form or another (see Medieval Clothing and Textiles vol VIII?