To be of good quality, you have to excuse yourself from the presence of shallow and callow minded individuals.
No matter how valuable you are and your ideas, fools will certainly play both of you down, so exclude yourselves from the inflammatory environs of fools.
Every idea is in the soul of its owner. No other power can shift it to another soul, that is why we have the telephone, aircraft, etc, each having its unique inventor.
The greatest book is one written by your pen, but not exactly from your mind.