Intellect is a part of a good faith. Intellect is the light, the heart is the direction.
To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.
Faith consists in believing what reason cannot.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all.
It is a good rule after reading a new book, never to allow yourself another new one till you have read an old one in between.
Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.