Sunday Book-Thought 140

Anyone who is too lazy to master the comparatively small glossary necessary to understand Chaucer deserves to be shut out from the reading of good books for ever.
Ezra Pound, ABC of Reading (London: Faber and Faber, 1961), p. 99.

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