The Importance of Books. Around 130 million books have been published in the history of humanity; a heavy reader will at best get through 6,000 in a lifetime. Most of them won’t be much fun or very memorable. Books are like people; we meet many but fall in love very seldom. Perhaps only thirty books will ever truly mark us. They will be.
That said, television has many advantages in addition to its disadvantages. Many people love television so much that they make their careers out of it. A great example of this is a TV anchor. These people not only get to be on television, but they get to present the news and current events to people, which is a great advantage in television.