From my friend, Blaine, in Canada:
"I am all that has been, and that is, and that shall remain, and no one unworthy has ever unraveled, loosened, or even touched the surface of my woven veil."
- Carved on an ancient statue of Pallus Athena, cited in Plutarch's Lives, in Peter Lorie and Manuela Dunn Mascetti, Eds. The Quotable Spirit: A Treasury of Religions and Spiritual Quotations from Ancient Times to the 20th Century, NY: Macmillan, 1996, pg. 79
(photo of my Venus de Milo garden statue)