Tennessee Williams Quotes on life

The strongest influences in my life and my work are always whomever I love. Whomever I love and am with most of the time, or whomever I remember most vividly. I think that's true of everyone, don't you?.. view

By: Tennessee Williams

Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of the question... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Once you fully apprehend the vacuity of a life without struggle, you are equipped with the basic means of salvation... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Why did I write? Because I found life unsatisfactory... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Some mystery should be left in the revelation of character in a play, just as a great deal of mystery is always left in the revelation of character in life, even in one's own character to himself... view

By: Tennessee Williams

A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Death is one moment, and life is so many of them... view

By: Tennessee Williams

Enthusiasm is the most important thing in life... view

By: Tennessee Williams

I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria, who were frightened of life, who were desperate to reach out to another person. But these seemingly fragile people are the strong people really... view

By: Tennessee Williams

To be free is to have achieved your life... view

By: Tennessee Williams

We are all sentenced to solitary confinement inside our own skins, for life... view

By: Tennessee Williams