Books have always played an important role in the world. They’ve been studied, celebrated, and collected for thousands of years. And often, when their message is challenging and controversial, they’ve been vilified or even burned.
The person you are today is largely the result of the people who’ve surrounded you over the years. Your friends, family, co-workers, etc. have shaped your thinking and influenced your actions more than you will ever know. But some of the greatest mentors in your life have actually formed you from a distance.