Liao: Is the world like a book?
Nadya: If so, it would have a nearly infinite number of pages.
Ted: To a single human mind, many complex things appear to be "infinite". However, they are actually very large, but finite.

World Book - an art work by T Newfields

Gus: (muttering to himself) What a lame conversation!
Liao: (overhearing him) Relax. Diamonds are almost always surrounded by ordinary stones.