“ERUDITION, n. Dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull.
So wide his erudition's mighty span, He knew Creation's origin and plan And only came by accident to grief -- He thought, poor man, 'twas right to be a thief. --Romach Pute”
“It really comes to life with him spanning the 50, 60 years and he's touched all of their lives directly, it's not a six degrees of separation. It shows what a treasure he is and how lucky we are to have him around.”