Stephen King Quotes (33 quotations)

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1. Do any of us, except in our dreams, truly expect to be reunited with our hearts' deepest loves, even when they leave us only for minutes , and on the most mundane of errands? No, not at all. Each time they go from our sight we in our secret hearts count them as dead. Having been given so much , we reason, how could we not be brought as low as Lucifer for the staggering presumption of our love? - Stephen King

2. Each life makes its own immitation of immortality. - Stephen King

3. Fiction is the truth inside the lie. - Stephen King

4. French is the language that turns dirt into romance. - Stephen King

5. Get busy living, or get busy dying. - Stephen King

6. He had a massive stroke. He died with his tie on. Do you think that could be our generation's equivalent of that old saying about dying with your boots on? - Stephen King

7. I am the literary equivalent of a Big Mac and Fries. - Stephen King

8. I have to remind myself that some birds weren't meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knew it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice. But your world is just that much colder and emptier when they're gone. I don't know... maybe I just miss my friend. - Stephen King

9. I think that marijuana should not only be legal, I think it should be a cottage industry. It would be wonderful for the state of Maine. There's some pretty good homegrown dope. I'm sure it would be even better if you could grow it with fertilizers and have greenhouses. - Stephen King

10. I think that we're all mentally ill; those of us outside the asylums only hide it a little better - and maybe not all that much better, after all. - Stephen King

11. I work until beer o'clock. - Stephen King

12. If I cannot horrify, I'll go for the gross-out. I'm not proud. - Stephen King

13. If you don't have the time to read, you don't have the time or the tools to write. - Stephen King

14. It's better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost. - Stephen King

15. I've got a sneaky admiration for Dan Rather because I'm never sure when he's going to go bonkers on you. He always looks like he's gonna just stop and say, 'All right, motherfuckers, here it comes. We've got the bodies in hangar 18, the government has been lying to you...' And then they're going to drag him off. - Stephen King

16. I've taken off two months, three months at a time, and, by the end, I get really squirrelly. My night life, my dream life, gets extremely populated and crazed. - Stephen King

17. Nobody was really surprised when it happened, not really, not on the subconscious level where savage things grow. - Stephen King

18. Obession is dangerous. It's like a knife in the mind. In some cases... the knife can turn savagely upon the person wielding it... You use the knife carefully, because you know it doesn't care who it cuts. - Stephen King

19. Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty. - Stephen King

20. People think that I must be a very strange person. This is not correct. I have the heart of a small boy. It is in a glass jar on my desk. - Stephen King

21. People want to know why I do this, why I write such gross stuff. I like to tell them I have the heart of a small boy... and I keep it in a jar on my desk. - Stephen King

22. Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. - Stephen King

23. The beauty of religious mania is that it has the power to explain everything. Once God (or Satan) is accepted as the first cause of everything which happens in the mortal world, nothing is left to chance... logic can be happily tossed out the window. - Stephen King

24. The devil's voice is sweet to hear. - Stephen King

25. The glory of a good tale is that it is limitless and fluid; a good tale belongs to each reader in its own particular way. - Stephen King

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