Archive for the ‘Ezra Pound’ Category

An education consists in “getting wise” in the rawest and hardest boiled sense

Thursday, February 25th, 2010
education

This active, instant and present awareness is NOT handed out in colleges and by the system of public and/ or popular education. In this domain the individual will remain, individualism wll remain, without any theoretical and ideological bulwarks. A man will continue to gain or lose…

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Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be intensely alive.

Friday, December 18th, 2009
balls of light

To read and be conscious of the act of reading is for some men (the writer among them) to suffer. I loathe the operation. My eyes are geared for the horizon. Nevertheless I do read for days on end when I have caught the…

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