“What is the meaning of life? That was all- a simple question; one that tended to close in on one with years, the great revelation had never come. The great revelation perhaps never did come. Instead, there were little daily miracles, illuminations, matches struck unexpectedly in the dark; here was one.”
― from TO THE LIGHTHOUSE By Virginia Woolf, 1927
"......手上有一本交通大學資訊工程研究所的所長林一平自費出版的筆記本。 他提到蘇格蘭作家 Samuel Smiles 曾經多次向一群年輕人演說，並且成為固定聚會。 他認為： Those who knew a little taught those who knew less,--improving themselves while they improved the others; and, at all events, setting before them a good working examples..."
Self-Help: With Illustrations of Character and Conduct