On 26 March, 1911 Tennessee Williams was born in Colombus, Mississippi, United States. He is one of the best playwright in 20th century. He was very disturbed in his childhood because of a dysfunctional family. These disturbed experience play a great roll in all of his writing.
The Glass of Menagerie, A streetcar Named Desire, Sweet Bird of Youth and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof are famous play by Tennessee Williams. From hounded of quotes we collect top 10 quotes of Tennessee Williams for you.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 01
What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh no it’s curved like a road through mountains.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 02
There comes a time when you look into the mirror and you realize that what you see is all that you will ever be. And then you accept it. Or you kill yourself. Or you stop looking in mirrors.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 03
Don’t you just love those long rainy afternoons in New Orleans when an hour isn’t just an hour – but a little piece of eternity dropped into your hands – and who knows what to do with it.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 04
Has it ever struck you that life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quick you hardly catch it going?
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 05
We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us trapped, locked in it.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 06
Being disappointed is one thing and being discouraged is something else. I am disappointed but I am not discouraged.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 07
Some things are not forgiveable. Deliberate cruelty is not forgiveable. It is the most unforgiveable thing in my opinion, and the one thing in which I have never, ever been guilty.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 08
Physical beauty is passing – a transitory possession – but beauty o the mind, richness of the spirit, tenderness of the heart – I have all these things – aren’t taken away but grow! In crease with the years!
Quotes of Tennessee Williams: 09
You are the only young man that I know of who ignores the fact that the future becimes the present, the present the past, and the past turns into everlasting regret if you don’t plan for it.
Tennessee Williams Quotes: 10
In all these years, you never believed I loved you. And I did. I did so much. I did love you. I even loved your hate and your hardness.