Ideas are the roots of creation.
When children sound silly, you will always find that it is in imitation of their elders.
The happiness of most people we know is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things.
Reading, to most people, means an ashamed way of killing time disguised under a dignified name.
Too often we forget that genius, too, depends upon the data within its reach, that even Archimedes could not have devised Edison's inventions.
You can believe in God without believing in immortality, but it is hard to see how anyone can believe in immortality and not believe in God.