Doamna noastra din Pascagoula, Tennessee Williams
For food in a world where many walk in hunger
For friends in a world where many walk alone
For faith in a world where many walk in fear
We give you thanks, O Lord. Amen.
(Anglican Church of Canada,)
Tennessee Williams, Quotes
Why did I write? Because I found life unsatisfactory.
To be free is to have achieved your life.
Death is one moment, and life is so many of them.
You can be young without money but you can’t be old without it.
There is a time for departure even when there’s no certain place to go.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
In memory everything seems to happen to music.
Don’t look forward to the day you stop suffering, because when it comes you’ll know you’re dead.
Hell is yourself and the only redemption is when a person puts himself aside to feel deeply for another person.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
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.
Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.
Life is an unanswered question, but let’s still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.
Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.
A prayer for the wild at heart, kept in cages.
We’re all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress.
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.
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.