Ezra Pound Quote

One measure of a civilization, either of an age or of a single individual, is what that age or person really wishes to do. A man's hope measures his civilization. The attainability of the hope measures, or may measure, the civilization of his nation and time.


Guide to Kulchur (1952)

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One measure of a civilization, either of an age or of a single individual, is what that age or person really wishes to do. A man's hope measures his...

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One measure of a civilization, either of an age or of a single individual, is what that age or person really wishes to do. A man's hope measures his...

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One measure of a civilization, either of an age or of a single individual, is what that age or person really wishes to do. A man's hope measures his...

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One measure of a civilization, either of an age or of a single individual, is what that age or person really wishes to do. A man's hope measures his...