Before [the advent of] electricity, he would go out every moonlit night to read. And in winter, he would go out and sit between two steel barrels for protection against the cold!
He was extremely fond of knowledge, and would read extensively, such that when he was in his youth, he would read 800 pages a day, and read 2,000 volumes in the moonlight.
If a person sees his companion anxious, then it is recommended that he talk to him with what would ease his anxiety and make him feel better.
That is because if there was any good in it, then they would have preceded us in it, since they did not leave any good practice except that they hastened to it.
The smart and intelligent one is he who does not scrutinise every small and big issue with his family, loved ones, companions and neighbours.