"All good art is an indiscretion."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Tennessee Williams on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Tennessee Williams on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Tennessee Williams on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Tennessee Williams on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Tennessee Williams on Oscar Wilde
"We are all sentenced to solitary confinement inside our own skins, for life."
"When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone."
"Time rushes towards us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation."
"Mendacity is a system that we live in. Liquor is one way out an death's the other."
"Death is one moment, and life is so many of them."