Ernest Hemingway said
“There is no friend as loyal as a book”.
BOOKS, no matter how long you write about them thoughts are never going to stop, although pages might get over. Books are the greatest asset in one’s possession(those who truly understand the importance). Books are the greatest of advisers and counselors. It will guide us through every thick and thin, all we need to do is just ask for help.
Books are our closest and honest friends. That’s very true. They help us deal with hardest of the situations and inspire us to do good things in life. They improve our minds with good thoughts and knowledge.
What impact a single book leaves in our lives is beyond explanation.
Books help us widen our perspective toward life and gives us multiple experiences.
The reason why books are considered to be man’s best friend is explained below. Read on to find.
BOOKS GIVE US LIFE EXPERIENCES:
The stories we read in books are a kind of life experience.
While reading a book we merge our life with that of the life of the protagonist. The experiences that protagonist goes through, their emotions, their highs, and lows become a part of us.
This creates an interconnection between that character and ours. And when we read a book we feel it to be our experience and gets attached to us our entire life.
THEY MAKE US FORGET OUR PROBLEMS
Books are the best escapes from trouble. Whenever you feel troubled just grab a book and relax. It will transport you to a completely different world, where you would just feel happy.
IT MAKES US SMARTER
Good books with their enriching content and stories make the reader smarter. For instance, when you read any book you get to know a lot about the time and area of the story. What society is there, what problems did the protagonists face, or how he countered them. All these things give you experience, and with experience, you become smarter.
Books not only give you factual or worldly knowledge but the knowledge past this, the spiritual and beyond the life enlightenment.
BOOKS MAKES US WISE
Books are the storehouse of wisdom. When through reading books you gather the knowledge you also become wise. You learn to empathize and view the world from a different perspective. The stories you read, the experiences you encounter, the fictional characters you meet, values you learn and adapt, or the ethics. All these make you wise. You get to know about life virtues, the meaning of life, or the meaning of our existence. All these things transform you from within and make you more human.
HELPS YOU LOVE YOURSELF
When you read a great fictional book or any non-fiction book on self-help or an autobiography, you get to know the life of others, their views, and teachings. How to were tortured or looked down upon and how they rose from scratch and loved themself.
All these books help you know other life struggles, and look deep down within yourself, and love yourself more than ever.