A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one. — Jojen Reed in A Dance with Dragons
“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.”
Why would we give one of life’s greatest enjoyments a KPI, a deadline, a target? Our world is already full of rules and benchmarks — do we need to regulate this too?