READING IS MAGIC
Former British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill who was famous for his writings and good oratory ability was enrolled in several schools because of his academic difficulties. Today he’s considered one of the greatest speakers the world has ever seen.
How did he become so great a speaker and writer? How did he overcome his academic difficulties?
Churchill was a voracious reader. Reading was his secret. The average human has about 25,000 words in his/her vocabulary. But Churchill had about 65,000 words. He learnt new words while reading. Reading made him a genius.
Les brown, a former politician, speaker and writer failed twice in school and was labelled educable mentally retarded. worse of all was that he never had a college education.
But today he speaks all over the world. When asked his secrets to success, He said constant reading and practicing
Friends, Reading is magic. Reading has turned dull individuals to smart leaders. It has turned rookies to rockstars.
Personally, I attribute my writings to reading. Reading give me ideas on what to write and how to write it. The more I read, the more I write. Infact, reading has changed my life.
Friends, Reading carries power. An unexplainable one. Every great teacher, speaker and writer will attribute their success to reading.
Read! Please read!
Reading is an habit of kings. They say knowledge is power. Yeah, reading is the means through which you receive power. Build your mind. Build your brain power. Read something today. Anything, just read.
Read, read and read. Don’t stop, make it an habit. Let it be part of you.
Don’t forget! Readers are leaders.