Either get busy living or get busy dying
("The Shawshank Redemption")
More Quotes from Stephen King:You couldn't get hold of the things you'd done and turn them right again. Such a power might be given to the gods, but it was not given to women and men, and that was probably a good thing. Had it been otherwise, people would probably die of old age still trying to rewrite their teens.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
So will the world end, I think, a victim of love rather than hate. For love's ever been the more destructive weapon.
What can be done when you're eleven can often never be done again.
Time takes it all whether you want it to or not, time takes it all. Time bares it away, and in the end there is only darkness. Sometimes we find others in that darkness, and sometimes we lose them there again.
You couldn't not like someone who liked the guitar.
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It was still quiet in the house, and not a sound was heard from outside, either. Were it not for this silence, my reverie would probably have been disrupted by reminders of daily duties, of getting up and going to school.
I would hate to make music and people love me for something that isn't me.