We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie


by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie Dreams, Hopes, and Plans Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Scene.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a big long monologue.

Quote #19

"GO, then! Go to the moon-you selfish dreamer!" (7.320, Amanda).

While she chastises Tom for being a dreamer, Amanda doesn’t recognize that her own plans for the future have become mere dreams.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...