Cat On A Hot Tin Roof Quotes by Tennessee Williams, Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Margo Martindale, Michael Biehn, Imogen Cunningham and many others.
What is the victory of a cat on a hot tin roof? – I wish I knew… Just staying on it, I guess, as long as she can.
Like a cat on a hot tin roof.
I’ve got the guts to die. What I want to know is, have you got the guts to live?
Liquor is one way out an’ death’s the other.
Switch clicking off in my head, turning the hot light off and the cool night on and вЂ” [He looks up, smiling sadly.] вЂ” all of a sudden there’sвЂ”peace!
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, like something gold you let go of–and I can! I’m determined to do it–and nothing’s more determined than a cat on a tin roof–is there?
I’m not living with you. We occupy the same cage. (Maggie)
Oh you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you
Maggie, we’re through with lies and liars in this house. Lock the door.
You can be young without money but you can’t be old without it.
Mendacity is a system that we live in,” declares Brick. “Liquor is one way out an’death’s the other.
Don’t look forward to the day you stop suffering, because when it comes you’ll know you’re dead.
Maggie the cat is alive. I’m alive.
People like to do what they used to do after they’ve stopped being able to do it.
Time goes by so fast. Nothin’ can outrun it. Death commences too early–almost before you’re half-acquainted with life–you meet the other.
I played Big Mama in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof when I was 20 years old at the University of Michigan.
When I was a kid I used to go to the movies, double features in outdoor theaters, and my parents used to take us to see like, ‘Cat On a Hot Tin Roof’ or something like that, with Elizabeth Taylor.