Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound

Therefore, one of the founders of the English modernist poetry of the XX century '
I consider criticism merely a preliminary excitement, a statement of things a writer has to clear up in his own head sometime or other, probably antecedent to writing; of no value unless it come to fruit in the created work later.More Ezra Pound quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I have never known anyone worth a damn who wasn't irascible.More Ezra Pound quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As for literature It gives no man a sinecure. And no one knows, at sight, a masterpiece. And give up verse, my boy, There's nothing in it.More Ezra Pound quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is natural ignorance and there is artificial ignorance. I should say at the present moment the artificial ignorance is about eighty-five per cent.More Ezra Pound quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing written for pay is worth printing. Only what has been written against the market.More Ezra Pound quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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