This is an article from the Orthodox Word 1976 July and August by Archpriest Nicholas Deputatov and translated from his book. source
KNOWING EVERYTHING VERSUS DEIFICATION In GREAT ANTIQUITY a certain disciple told his teacher ecstatically about a certain scholar. “How is he remarkable, and what does he do?” asked the teacher. He reads all the time, day and night, You say that the scholar reads all the time, but when does he think?
Orthodox Word article 1975: The present patrology will present the Fathers of Orthodox spirituality, therefore, its scope and aims axe rather different from the ordinary seminary course in Patrology. Our aim in these pages will be twofold: