Trusting your individual uniqueness challenges you to lay yourself open.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
I like things which appear fragile but are tough inside.
Everything that ever happened is still happening. Past, present and future keep happening in the...
And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all...
The quietest poetry can be an explosion of joy.
My major aim in writing is to set out flags and issue wake-up calls.
Poetry for me is as much a spiritual practice as sexual ecstasy is.
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to...
The only limits are, as always, those of vision.
I consider my films to be poems that are all as personal as my writing...
Today the U.S. is farther from being nourished by poetry than it was a hundred...
Work in the theater sharpened my verse and my cinema.
Adversity is a stimulus.
My earliest poems sing of the absolute necessity of allowing love to invade and pervade...
Dance, vaudeville, drama, movies - as a child I loved everything that went on in...
I tried to stir the imagination and enthusiasms of students to take risks, to do...
Consciousness is the glory of creation.
Everything is Song. Everything is Silence. Since it all turns out to be illusion, perfectly...
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
I often start writing in order to excite an expansive emotion.
The most astonishing joy is to receive from the muses the gift of a whole...