Some of the world's highest achievers have one thing in common: it isn’t a high IQ, nor is it an incredible lucky streak, but their appreciation for reading. Books were their most profitable investment.
Supposedly, in the early days of Warren Buffett’s investment career, he would read 600-1000 pages in a single day. Nowadays, he still dedicates 80% of his day to reading. His takeaway for everyone: no matter where you are in life, keep on learning and you will succeed.
Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk reportedly learned how to build rockets by reading books. Bill Gates, the richest man in the world and a lifelong bookworm, reads about 50 books a year, but strictly nonfiction ones. Similarly, Mark Zuckerberg invited the whole world to join him on his quest to read a book every two weeks in 2015.
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