Stephen King Quotes (136 quotes)
“And as a writer, one of the things that I've always been interested in doing is actually invading your comfort space. Because that's what we're supposed to do. Get under your skin, and make you react.”
Jake Tapper's interview with Stephen King for "Nightline"
“Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.”
Variant: "Only equals speak the truth...". Source: The Dark Tower, Vol I: The Gunslinger
On his 9 to 5 writing day, as quoted in Time (October 6, 1986)
“Remember, Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.”
Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption - Different Seasons (1982)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsStephen King
Born: September 21, 1947 (age 70)
Occupation: Author, novelist, screenwriter, columnist, actor
Bio: Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. His books have sold more than 350 million copies and have been adapted into a number of feature films, television movies and comic books.
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“Finding the occasional straw of truth awash in a great ocean of confusion and bamboozle requires intelligence, vigilance, dedication and courage. But if we don't practice these tough habits of thought, we cannot hope to solve the truly serious problems that face us - and we risk becoming a nation of suckers, up for grabs by the next charlatan who comes along.”