Quotes by Ezra Pound

Literature is news that stays news.

Ezra Pound

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.

Ezra Pound

Other Great Authors


Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. . . . As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

Carry the cross patiently, and with perfect submission and in the end it shall carry you.

Thomas a Kempis

Reason is not measured by size or height, but by principle.

Epictetus

More than any time in history mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness, the other to total extinction. Let us pray that we have the wisdom to choose correctly.

Woody Allen

'Tis an ill wind that blows no minds.

Malaclypse the Younger »

An incompetent attorney can delay a trial for months or years. A competent attorney can delay one even longer.

Evelle J. Younger »

We advance on our journey only when we face our goal, when we are confident and believe we are going to win out.

Orison Swett Marden »