Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even their desire to create. The truth of the matter is quite opposite.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to...
Consciousness is the glory of creation.
In the world of poetry there are would-be poets, workshop poets, promising poets, lovesick poets,...
If you don't fill your days with love, you are wasting your life.
Everything is Song. Everything is Silence. Since it all turns out to be illusion, perfectly...
Being identified as a poet in France or Denmark or India one is greeted with...
The American public does not know poets exist.
The most astonishing joy is to receive from the muses the gift of a whole...
The quietest poetry can be an explosion of joy.
Acclaim is a distraction.
Amazement awaits us at every corner.
I never wanted to dilute my private passion for the art by airing and arguing...
If bitterness wants to get into the act, I offer it a cookie or a...
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
Today the U.S. is farther from being nourished by poetry than it was a hundred...
My major aim in writing is to set out flags and issue wake-up calls.
I consider my films to be poems that are all as personal as my writing...
I often start writing in order to excite an expansive emotion.
I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
True delicacy is not a fragile thing.