It's hard enough for a person to keep their own socks pulled up, let alone someone else's.
More Quotes from Stephen King:Are you sure self-pity is a luxury you can afford, Jack?
Fools are the only folk on the earth who can absolutely count on getting what they deserve.
Seven, Richie thought. That's the magic number. There has to be seven of us. That's the way it's supposed to be.
God doesn't bribe, child. He just makes a sign and lets people take it as they will.
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
For God's sake, Larry, grow up. Develop a little self-righteousness. A lot of that is an ugly thing, God knows, but a little spread over all your scruples is an absolute necessity!
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