Stephen King quotes

Best Stephen King quotes and sayings

The highest degree of one’s achievement is the recognition of his work, praise from the depths of audiences’ hearts, and confirmation in form of a prestigious award. This definition fits perfectly for Stephen King. Stephen Edwin King was born on September 21, 1973, in Portland, Maine, US. He is an esteemed author in a variety of genres. From super-natural fiction to extreme horror, science fiction and suspense, crime and fantasy novels. Stephen King quotes will explain how these fields are alive and entertaining because of his work and captivating style. Stephen King showed his great capabilities throughout his writings.

Stephen King has received countless awards for his massive and impactful contribution to literature and writing. He’s the author of 200 plus short films and many of his novels and stories have been chosen for films and series. King has garnered millions of fans for his work both in text and picturization form. He is also described as the “King of Horror” for amazing work in horror novels and movies.

To get to know more about such an amazing and skilled American author, check our collection of Stephen King quotes. He is the person who scared the hell out of us with his compelling and deep horror stories.

Great inspirational Stephen King quotes

  • Good books don’t give up all their secrets at once.

  • I watched Titanic when I got back home from the hospital, and cried. I knew that my IQ had been damaged.

  • If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.

  • We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why.

  • God grant me the serenity to accept what I cannot change, the tenacity to change what I may, and the good luck not to fuck up too often.

  • Life is like a wheel. Sooner or later, it always come around to where you started again.

  • We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.

  • When a long book succeeds, the writer and reader are not just having an affair; they are married.

  • Time's the thief of memory.

  • Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.

  • Words create sentences; sentences create paragraphs; sometimes paragraphs quicken and begin to breathe.

  • A short story is a different thing altogether – a short story is like a quick kiss in the dark from a stranger.

  • Writing is magic, as much the water of life as any other creative art. The water is free. So drink. Drink and be filled up.

  • I work until beer o'clock.

  • Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.

  • The world had teeth and it could bite you with them anytime it wanted.

  • I saw something even more beautiful than a sense of humor: an appreciation for life’s essential absurdity.”

  • Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.