Carrie Quotes

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Stephen King
“People don't get better, they just get smarter. When you get smarter you don't stop pulling the wings off flies, you just think of better reasons for doing it.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“But sorry is the Kool-Aid of human emotions. [...] True sorrow is as rare as true love.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“True sorrow is as rare as true love.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“They had become a fixed star in the shifting firmament of the high school's relationships, the acknowledged Romeo and Juliet. And she knew with sudden hatefulness that there was one couple like them in every white suburban high school in America.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“She knew with suddeness and ease that this moment would be with her always, within hand's reach of memory.

She doubted if they all sensed it - they had seen the world - but even George was silent for a minute as they looked, and the scene, the smell, even the sound of the band playing a faintly recognisable movie theme, was locked forever in her, and she was at peace.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“They were still all beautiful and there was still enchantment and wonder, but she had crossed a line and now the fairy tale was green with corruption and evil.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Charles Sheehan-Miles
“It wasn’t. Ray was too alive, too vital, too much of everything. Everything about him was real, solid. He couldn’t be these things the doctor described. Not breathing on his own. No brain activity. Not Ray.
“I don’t have home without him”, Carrie said when doctor asked her to go home.
“I won’t give up on him. Do you hear me, Doctor? Don’t you give up on him!”
Charles Sheehan-Miles, The Last Hour

Stephen King
“Your pimples are the Lord's way of chastising you. Now eat your pie. ”
Stephen King

Carrie Jones
“In Norwegian that would be 'hun ma dra. Kanskje er hun gravid.'" Astley sttempts to smile.
i can't help teasing him. "Which? Asking to go to the bathroom or dissing me because I'm pregnant."
"you are with child?" his eyes open wid, all mock terrified.
"No! Shut up. You know I'm not." I punch him in the arm and then lead him into the stairwell, shutting the door behind us. "Okay. Seriously, Astley, what happened to you? Why is your head bleeding?”
Carrie Jones, Entice

Charles Sheehan-Miles
“Someday you going to make some man very happy
I hope its going to be Ray...
Your soldier? I nodded, a half smile in my face
You love him?
Yes....Yes I do...”
Charles Sheehan-Miles, The Last Hour

Rachael Wade
“Oooohhhh, you’re one of those kids,” Whitney said, suddenly cracking up.

“What in the hell is so damn funny? One of what kids?”

“You had a horrible high school experience, didn’t you?”

“High school is where demons go to eat little children.”

“Carter!” She erupted into body-shaking laughter, rolling from left to right. “Oh my God, you are too much. This isn’t high school anymore!”

“Um, hello, have you seen the movie Carrie?”
Rachael Wade, Declaration

Charles Sheehan-Miles
“Next time we meet again, let’s play doctor”
Charles Sheehan-Miles, The Last Hour

Lisa McMann
“What did your mom say?"
"She said I better not be pregnant."
Janie snorts. "What the hell is wrong with our parents, anyway? Wait -- you're not, are you?"
"Of course not! Sheesh, Janers! I may not have gotten the best grades in school, but I'm not stupid. You know I'm on the Pill. And his Jimmy doesn't get near me without a raincoat, yadamean? Ain't nothin' getting through my little fortress!”
Lisa McMann, Gone

Stephen King
“Но едва ли някой въобще някога открива, че действията му истински, действително нараняват други хора ! Хората не стават по-добри, те стават просто по-умни. Когато станеш по-умен не спираш да късаш крилцата на мухите, просто си измисляш по-добра причина, за да го правиш.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Jim Butcher
“Tell me something important about her. People make fun of her?"

"Some did," she said. "I never liked it, but..."

"Crap." I looked at Molly and said, "Code Carrie. We're in trouble.”
Jim Butcher, Many Bloody Returns

Stephen King
“Her hands were to her face but she could see through the prison of her fingers could see them how they were beautiful wrapped in light swathed in the bright angelic robes of Acceptance”
Stephen King
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“She crawled into her bed and curled into a tiny ball. She was suddenly aware of how small the space was that she was occupying compared to the largeness of the world. With a heavy pain in her chest she closed her eyes. She no longer resisted sleep for she knew that her dreadful nightmares were unavoidable. It was about time she got used to them. She held onto the image of Will’s face as long as she could, desperately hoping that some of his goodness would carry on into the night.”
Julia Barkey

Stephen King
“The Black Man grinned at her with his jackal mouth, and his scarlet eyes knew all the secrets of woman-blood.”
Stephen King

Steven Wolff
“One year ago, just after Carrie Fisher's passing, I dedicated my Sci-fi Thriller The First Ones There to her. When you open the book, this is what it says... “Thank you for inspiring generations of women,
young and old, that princesses can hold their own. Rest in Peace.”
Steven Wolff, The First Ones There: A Science Fiction Thriller

Georgette Heyer
“Of all the abominable abbreviations I think Carrie the most repulsive!”
Georgette Heyer, Frederica

Stephen King
“- No tienes por qué estar nerviosa eres cómo
Galatea.
- ¿Quién?
- Galatea. Leímos algo sobre ella en el curso de Mr. Evers. Una chica desdichada que se convirtió en una hermosa mujer y nadie la reconoció.
Ella pensó un momento.
- Quiero que me reconozcan - Dijo finalmente,
- Te comprendo. Vamos.”
Stephen King, Carrie

Stephen King
“At sixteen, the elusive stamp of hurt was already marked clearly in her eyes. (pg. 14)”
Stephen King, Carrie

S.A. Hunt
“Look, the witches were one thing—she’d been fighting monster-faced hags for a couple of years at this point, gnarled old witches and chubby-cheeked bohemians that could Force-throw furniture like Carrie, fill your car with snakes, and turn themselves into raving gorgons.”
S.A. Hunt, Burn the Dark

Stephen King
“Ridică-ți covorul subconștientului și strecoară dedesubt tot gunoiul. Pa.”
Stephen King

Stephen King
“High school is hell; the further down the ladder you are, the more like Hell it becomes. For kids like Carrie, it's really like the ninth circle of Hell.”
Stephen King

Stephen King
“No one was there – or if there was, He/It was cowering from her. God had turned His face away, and why not? This horror was as much His doing as hers.”
Stephen King