I tried to stir the imagination and enthusiasms of students to take risks, to do what they were most afraid of doing, to widen their horizons of action.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to...
I often start writing in order to excite an expansive emotion.
I consider my films to be poems that are all as personal as my writing...
The only limits are, as always, those of vision.
I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
The American public does not know poets exist.
I like things which appear fragile but are tough inside.
A born poet knows in his cradle that a poetic life is the only life...
Trusting your individual uniqueness challenges you to lay yourself open.
Everything is Song. Everything is Silence. Since it all turns out to be illusion, perfectly...
Dance, vaudeville, drama, movies - as a child I loved everything that went on in...
For me, prose walks, poetry dances.
In the world of poetry there are would-be poets, workshop poets, promising poets, lovesick poets,...
Adversity is a stimulus.
My major aim in writing is to set out flags and issue wake-up calls.
If bitterness wants to get into the act, I offer it a cookie or a...
Today the U.S. is farther from being nourished by poetry than it was a hundred...
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all...
Amazement awaits us at every corner.