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Ezra Pound Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Ezra Pound Biography...Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an expatriate US poet and critic who was a major figure in the early modernist movement. His contribution to poetry began with his development of Imagism, a movement derived from classical Chinese and Japanese poetry, stressing clarity, precision and economy of language.


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Quote Left Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree. Quote Right
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Quote Left When our two dusts with Waller's shall be laid, Siftings on siftings in oblivion,... Quote Right
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Quote Left The author's conviction on this day of New Year is that music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance; that poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music; but this must not be taken as implying that all good music is dance music or all poetry lyric. Bach and Mozart are never too far from physical movement. Quote Right
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Quote Left Good art however immoral is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise. Quote Right
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Quote Left Humanity is the rich effluvium, it is the waste and the manure and the soil, and from it grows the tree of the arts. Quote Right
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