Quotes by Ezra Pound

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The act of bellringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people.
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Literature is news that stays news.
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Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree.
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What matters is not the idea a man holds, but the depth at which he holds it.
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 belief  

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There is no reason why the same man should like the same books at eighteen and forty-eight.
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 change  

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Music rots when it gets too far from the dance. Poetry atrophies when it gets too far from music.
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Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
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