Ezra Pound Quotes and Quotations
Artists are the antennae of the race, but the bullet-headed many will never learn to trust the great artists.
Properly we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
Literature is news that stays news.
If Ford Madox Ford were placed stark naked in a room totally empty he would contrive to turn it into a mess.
Utter originality is, of course, out of the question.
Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree.
No man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents.