Thus a widely-read man is a better conversationalist and is able to see the other side point of view.
Educational researchers have found that there is a strong correlation between reading and academic success.
Today the ability to read is highly valued and very important for social and economic advancement.
In today’s world with so much more to know and to learn and also the need for a conscious effort to conquer the divisive forces, the importance of reading has increased.
You can get ‘nowhere’ if you do not know where you are going, even when you know where you are going you must decide how you will get from where you are to your destination.
This feature of a business plan is at the heart of every successful establishment.A student who is a good reader is more likely to do well in school and pass exams than a student who is a weak reader.Good reader can understand the individual sentences and organizational structure of a piece of writing.They can comprehend ideas, follow arguments and detect implications.Good readers can extract from the writing what is important for the particular task they are employed in and they can do it quickly.In the olden days if reading was not cultivated or encouraged, there was a substitute for it in the religious sermon and in the oral tradition.In the nineteenth century, Victorian households used to get together for an hour or so in the evenings and listen to books being read aloud, But ,today we not only read, we also want to read more and more and catch up with the events taking place around us.Reading skills are essential to succeed in society.Those who are good readers tend to exhibit progressive social skills. It is not possible to travel as much one would like to and reading can fill in the gap created by the lack of travel.As a result of reading books over a period of time, a learning process is formed.There are a great many benefits to be gained from reading books.