Taking Real Breaks
You will take a break whether you realize it or not.
Stay at your work long enough and your mind will go AWOL.
Unfortunately, that type of faux break won't be as refreshing as taking a real one - one where you get up and walk around and ask Tom why he believes Big Top Pee Wee was superior to Citizen Kane - but it will sort of resemble a break while producing neither fun nor effectiveness.
Napoleon, who was known to go days without sleep and then collapse for an equally long period, said, "If you're going to take Vienna, take Vienna."
He was probably thinking about breaks.