Prose is not so dependent on sound. The line of poetry, with the breaking of the line – to me, sound is the kind of doorway into poetry. And my sense of sound, or my ability to control it, lapsed or grew less.
I never thought I was breaking a glass ceiling. I just had to do what I had to do, and it never occurred to me not to.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Breaking accepted rules does bring people together.
Without struggle, no progress and no result. Every breaking of habit produces a change in the machine.
I have opposed the Communist cold war line ever since, both by public utterance and by private help to trade unionists breaking free from the Communist influence.
What’s breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?
Art is our chief means of breaking bread with the dead.
Sometimes breaking the rules is extending the rules.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.