I love this. Reminds me of a quote- if the whole world was blind, how many people would you impress? These quotes really get me thinking about my actions and words and who I want to be, and what I stand for. Be your own hero- inspire others.
Understand that when silence surrounds a person that something is wrong. And if you dont understand that then why does that per son deserve to tell you what's wrong if you dont understand the silence that surrounds them.
The hearth and the Salamander can also mean happiness and if Montag chose to be happy or not. The two things in his life his home and his work. Did it really make him happy. He chose happiness over this home and his work by reading the books.