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.
“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.”—Stephen King (via daydreamquotes)
In Stephen King’s fan mail, someone sent him a picture of a teddy bear all chained up and blindfolded. In cut-out newspaper words, someone had written release the next dark tower book or the bear dies.