Jack Baty

Director of Unspecified Services

The value of unread books

When considering whether to buy yet another book, you might well ask yourself when you’ll get around to reading it. But perhaps there are other, even more important considerations, such as the intellectual value of the book in its still-unread state.

Colin Marshall, The Virtue of Owning Books You Haven’t Read

I find the potential of unread books to be motivating and inspiring.