A friend's husband told me I had more faith in love and marriage than he thought he ever would. The thing is, I have fatih in God and I believe that this statement is the ultimate truth. Test my faith. It will stand.
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.