Originally Posted by HarryT
It occurred to me, not so long ago, that, being what might be called "middle-aged", I can realistically expect to read fewer than 1000 more books in the remainder of my life. I am therefore trying now to be selective, and read books which are WORTH reading.
I'm middle aged too (well, if I'm aiming for 90+, anyway!), but I hope to get through another 5,000 - 10,000 books, with a bit of luck.
There is still a need to be selective, though.