Volume is easy. Speed is easy. It’s quality that’s hard. It’s thinking that’s a challenge. “I read a 1000 books a year.” Who the hell cares? …Books aren’t just trophies to hang on your wall or to stroke your ego with.
Thanks, Goodreads Annual Reading Challenge.
Books are the only medium where someone can point at a reading list and insinuate a high intellect. Try doing a Netflix Watching Challenge and see what reactions you get.