The Glorious Quran, Chapter Verse "So whatever thing you have been given, it is but [for] enjoyment of the worldly life. But what is with Allah is better and more lasting for those who have believed and upon their Lord rely".
What if you started memorizing one verse a day 17 years ago? Also once someone gets a habit of memorization it often becomes much easier to memorize more per day than when you started. May Allah help all of us to memorize his book, ameen.