"I can remember being home from school with tonsillitis and writing stories in bed to pass the time."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Stephen King on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Stephen King on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Stephen King on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Stephen King on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Stephen King on Robert Frost
"A lot of us grow up and we grow out of the literal interpretation that we get when we're children, but we bear the scars all our life. Whether they're scars of beauty or scars of ugliness, it's pretty much in the eye of the beholder."
"Like anything else that happens on its own, the act of writing is beyond currency. Money is great stuff to have, but when it comes to the act of creation, the best thing is not to think of money too much. It constipates the whole process."
"But I think talent as a writer is hard-wired in, it's all there, at least the basic elements of it. You can't change it any more than you can choose whether to be right handed or left handed."
"We like to think about how smart we are. But I think talent as a writer is hard-wired in, it's all there, at least the basic elements of it. You can't change it any more than you can choose whether to be right handed or left handed."
"I never saw any of my dad's stories. My mother said he had piles and piles of manuscripts."