a. this is one of Confucius's quotes. The quote shows how Confucius really stressed the idea of studying as it says "you must find time for reading of surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance." b. The analects are a collections of Confucius ideas and sayings.
"The best feelings in the world: Hot showers; the first bite of a meal when you are really hungry; tight hugs; crawling into bed after a long day; forehead kisses; waking up in the morning and actually feeling like you got enough sleep"