Recommended Reading

While my Reading List is useful, I don't necesserily like or enjoy all the books that I read, and so I wanted to give a list of books that I would actually recommend.

  • Meditations – Marcus Aurelius
  • On Desire – William Braxton Irvine
  • A Guide to the Good Life – William Braxton Irvine
  • Stoic Living for the Modern Soul – Dmitri Mandaliev
  • Negotiation – Brian Tracy
  • Siddhartha – Hermann Hesse
  • Daily Rituals – Mason Currey
  • The Motorcycle Diaries – Ernesto Che Guevara
  • The Art of Travel – Alain de Botton
  • Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
  • I, Robot – Issac Asimov
  • Letters from a Stoic – Seneca the Younger
  • Sketch, Doubtful, Incomplete Jottings – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • The Black Swan – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Guns, Germs, and Steel – James Diamond
  • Status Anxiety – Alain De Botton
  • On Duties – Cicero
  • On the Shortness of Life – Seneca
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde
  • Happiness by Design – Paul Dolan
  • Walden – Henry David Thoreau
  • Getting Real – 37 Signals
  • The One Minute Manager – Kenneth H. Blanchard
  • War! What Is It Good For? – Ian Morris
  • Steve Jobs – Walter Isaacson
  • Enchiridion of Epictetus – Arrian
  • Deep Work – Cal Newport
  • A Cup of Sake Beneath the Cherry Tree – Kenkō
  • Work Rules: Insights from Inside Google that Will Transform How You Live and Lead - Laszlo Bock
  • From Impossible to Inevitable: How Hyper-Growth Companies Create Predictable Revenue - Aaron Ross & Jason Lemkin
  • Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari
  • Homo Deus, A Brief History of Tomorrow - Yuval Noah Harari
  • The Great Acceleration - Robert Colvile
  • Great CEOs are Lazy - M Schleckser
  • Start with Why - Simon Sinek
  • In Praise of Idleness - Bertrand Russell
  • Eat That Frog! - Brian Tracy
  • 10% Happier: How I tamed the Voice in My Head - Dan Harris
  • Free Will - Sam Harris
  • Lying - Sam Harris
  • Waking Up: Searching for Spirituality Without Religion - Sam Harris
  • Black Box Thinking - Matthew Syed
  • Zero to One - Peter Thiel
  • The Amazon Way - John Rossman
  • The Everything Store - Brad Stone
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things - Ben Horowitz
  • Principles - Ray Dalio
  • Maverick! — Ricardo Semler
  • The Seven Day Weekend — Ricardo Semler
  • Good to GREAT — Jim Collins
  • Disrupted: My Misadventure in the Start-Up Bubble — Daniel Lyons
  • The Firm, The Story of McKinsey — Duff McDonald
  • Free Will — Sam Harris
  • Lying — Sam Harris
  • Open to Desire: The Truth About What the Buddha Taught — Mark Epstein
  • A Guide to the Good Life — William Braxton Irvine
  • Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike – Phil Knight
  • Man's Search for Meaning - Victor Frankl