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  • 101-200

    1 11.11%
  • 201-300

    0 0%
  • 301-400

    0 0%
  • 401-500

    2 22.22%
  • 501-600

    3 33.33%
  • 601-700

    1 11.11%
  • 701-800

    0 0%
  • 801-900

    1 11.11%
  • 901-1000

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  • 1000+

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  1. #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by MacGuffin View Post
    I actually took a speed reading course once. I probably could do 1500+ back then, but I fell out of practice. Speed reading is only good as an information dump. You can't read that fast and appreciate good writing and the emotional impact.
    Yes, I agree with that.

    Speed-reading is like eating your food without chewing or savoring it.

    This one I read at 631 wpm apparently - I was expecting there would be a quiz and I didn't want to fail that part ... ha!
    "Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one."
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    "When people see some things as beautiful,
    other things become ugly.
    When people see some things as good,
    other things become bad."
    Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching

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    I did this with 15 paragraphs... On all of them I got around 150-250. So. 8th grade.
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    A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

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