The best Quotes by Stephen King (Page 2)

Stephen Edwin King is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books.

The best Book Quotes

She had never dreamed there could be so much pain in a life when there was nothing physically wrong. She hurt all the time.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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Small children are great accepters. They don't understand shame, or the need to hide things.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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I think all mothers shine a little, you know, at least until their kids grow up enough to watch out for themselves.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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He would write it for the reason he felt that all great literature, fiction and nonfiction, was written: truth comes out, in the end it always comes out. He would write it because he felt he had to.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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But see that you get on. That's your job in this hard world, to keep your love alive and see that you get on, no matter what. Pull your act together and just go on.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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We sometimes need to create unreal monsters and bogies to stand in for all the things we fear in our real lives.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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The tears that heal are also the tears that scald and scourge.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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Sometimes human places, create inhuman monsters.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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Monsters are real. Ghosts are too. They live inside of us, and sometimes, they win.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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God wiped snot out of his nose and that was you.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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How many times, over how many years, had he - a grown man - asked for the mercy of another chance? He was suddenly so sick of himself, so revolted, that he could have groaned aloud.

Stephen King in The Shining
 
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Will kids (and adults as well) still be wild about Harry 100 years from now, or 200? My best guess is that he will indeed stand time’s test and wind up on a shelf where only the best are kept; I think Harry will take his place with Alice, Huck, Frodo, and Dorothy, and this is one series not just for the decade, but for the ages.

Stephen King, about the Harry Potter books
 
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