Acclaim is a distraction.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
I tried to stir the imagination and enthusiasms of students to take risks, to do...
Being identified as a poet in France or Denmark or India one is greeted with...
I never wanted to dilute my private passion for the art by airing and arguing...
And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all...
True delicacy is not a fragile thing.
Consciousness is the glory of creation.
The most astonishing joy is to receive from the muses the gift of a whole...
For me, prose walks, poetry dances.
In the world of poetry there are would-be poets, workshop poets, promising poets, lovesick poets,...
Work in the theater sharpened my verse and my cinema.
Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even...
If bitterness wants to get into the act, I offer it a cookie or a...
My films are an extension of my poetry, using the white screen like the white...
I like things which appear fragile but are tough inside.
Adversity is a stimulus.
The American public does not know poets exist.
The quietest poetry can be an explosion of joy.
Amazement awaits us at every corner.
I consider my films to be poems that are all as personal as my writing...
If you don't fill your days with love, you are wasting your life.