Quotation by Ezra Pound

The curse of me & my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort.
Ezra Pound (1885–1972), U.S. poet, critic. Letter, June 7-8, 1920, to James Joyce. Pound/Joyce: The Letters of Ezra Pound to James Joyce, ed. Forrest Read (1968).
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