slug Quotes

Both Rowling and Meyer, they’re speaking directly to young people. … The real difference is that Jo Rowling is a terrific writer and Stephenie Meyer can’t write worth a darn. She’s not very good.

- Stephen King

Those who lived in peaceful nations had looked the other way as members of their own species starved on their door step.

- Stephenie Meyer, The Host

Tonight the sky was utterly black. Perhaps there was no moon tonight—a lunar eclipse, a new moon. A new moon. I shivered, though I wasn't cold.

- Stephenie Meyer, New Moon

I always write things that entertain me, and one of the things that I find really enjoyable to explore is the idea of love. I like looking at my own life and my friends and family and how love changes who you are. It fascinates me.

- Stephenie Meyer

It was very relaxing to be away from civilization, and this bothered me. I should not have found the loneliness so welcoming.

- Stephenie Meyer

Um," Doc said in a mild voice, "medically speaking, I'm not sure that was the most helpful thing for his condition.""But I feel better," Jared answered, sullen.Doc smiled the tiniest smile. "Well, maybe a few more minutes of unconsciousness won't kill him.

- Stephenie Meyer, The Host

No, actually 'The Host' was totally a palate-cleanser for me. I wanted to do something a little bit different than romantic love. Romantic love is in there, obviously, because I enjoy writing about that and living it a lot.

- Stephenie Meyer

Stephenie Meyer: Her vampires are sparkly, which I think we can all agree is wrong.

- Christopher Moore

Did you know that 'I told you so' has a brother,Jacob?" she asked cutting me off. "His name is 'Shut the hell up'.

- Stephenie Meyer, Breaking Dawn

It's sad when you can't make everyone happy, though. It's impossible but, at the same time, you still hope. You think, 'Maybe I can do it,' but you know you can't. But gosh, if I had to rely on giving people what they wanted, I would have had to write 40 billion different books and even then, I wouldn't get it right.

- Stephenie Meyer

You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.