Quotes by Truman Capote

About Truman Capote:


Truman Streckfus Persons was an American author, screenwriter, playwright, and actor, many of whose short stories, novels, plays, and nonfiction are recognized literary classics, including the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's (1958) and the true crime novel In Cold Blood (1966), which he labeled a "nonfiction novel". At least 20 films and television dramas have been produced of Capote novels, stories, and plays.

Author Bio


  • NameTruman Capote
  • DescriptionAmerican author
  • AliasesTruman Streckfus Persons
  • BornSeptember 30, 1924
  • DiedAugust 25, 1984
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Novelist; Writer; Artist; Playwright; Autobiographer; Actor
  • WorksIn Cold Blood; Breakfast At Tiffany's