How important is reading to Billionaire Warren Buffett?

Still not convinced that reading isn’t the answer to the big questions in your life?  Here are portions of an article published on CheatSheet.com: (Ref: http://www.businessinsider.com/warren-buffett-favorite-business-books-2014-8/#e-intelligent-investor-by-benjamin-graham-1 )

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 pages a day.  Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.

Here are the nine (9) Books Billionaire Warren Buffett Thinks Everyone Should Read:

  1. “The Intelligent Investor” by Benjamin Graham
  2. “Security Analysis” by Benjamin Graham
  3. “Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits” by Philip Fisher
  4. “Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises” by Tim Geithner
  5. “The Essays of Warren Buffett” by Warren Buffett
  6. “Jack: Straight From The Gut” by Jack Welch
  7. “The Outsiders” by William Thorndike, Jr.
  8. “The Clash of the Cultures” by John Bogle
  9. “Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street” by John Brooks