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Favorite book quotes

Discussion in 'Christine' started by ArnieCunningham58, Oct 16, 2014.

  1. ArnieCunningham58

    ArnieCunningham58 Well-Known Member

    Anyone have a favorite quote from the book? :)
     
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  2. Walter Oobleck

    Walter Oobleck keeps coming back...or going, and going, and going

    When Dennis is talking to Mr LeBay...not Roland, but Rollie's younger brother George and he tells Dennis about Roland, about his anger, the letters he wrote, about how he was married to the army, married to the ****ters...and he speaks of the letters home...they were his suspension bridge, his novel, his symphony, his great effort. I don't think he wrote them to get rid of the poison in his heart. I think he wrote them to spread it around.

    Another...through Arnie's stream-of-consciousness...he has just pulled into Darnell's garage...this after the car ride and the apparition or whatever it was, the rider...that was now gone...though the smell was still there. Arnie reasoned If you hung around the ****ters for long enough...everything started to smell like ****. And that made them happy, of course.
     
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  3. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    “As soon as you have a child, you see your own tombstone”
     
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  4. Michael Horton

    Michael Horton Active Member

    I have to read Christine, so I don't have a favorite quote, yet. My favorite band for the past 20+ yrs has been Swervedriver. They have a song called "Son of Mustang Ford" and there is a lyric line "The radio still plays among the mangled metal frays" Im not sure but I think that was from Christine. Ive seen Carpenter's movie and that line always reminds me of the end.
     
  5. Pucker

    Pucker We all have it coming, kid

    "Get back in the house before I put a bang-shangalang on your ass!"
     
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  6. mal

    mal Well-Known Member

    "This is a work of fiction. Any events..."
     
  7. Pucker

    Pucker We all have it coming, kid

    "All of them, Dennis. All the sh*tters."
     
  8. Mr. Cranky

    Mr. Cranky Well-Known Member

    I remember reading 'A Witch shall be born' by Robert E Howard when I was about 13. It's the story where Conan is crucified.

    Howard says something like: 'Conan had life nailed to his spine'
     
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