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Meditations: A New Translation
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by Marcus Aurelius

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Marcus, known as one of history's "philosopher kings," wrote the private writings that constitute "Meditations" during the chaotic last decade of his life, from A.D. 170 to A.D. 180. It is his interpretation of Stoic philosophy, focusing on accepting things out of one's control and maintaining mastery over one's emotions.

Ravikant said "Meditations" was "absolutely life-changing." "Here's a guy who was probably the most powerful human being on Earth at the time that he lived ... and when you open this book you realize he had all the same issues and all the same mental struggles [as anyone else]," Ravikant said, adding that this caused him to realize power and success do not improve your inner life.

Gregory Hays' highly readable translation makes Marcus' lessons more accessible rather than trivializing them.

Ref: http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Book-of-Life-by-Jiddu-Krishnamurti/slideshow/48672818.cms

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"Oddly enough, Bruce Lee wrote some great philosophy," Ravikant said.

The legendary martial artist and iconic movie star developed a unique philosophy rooted in Zen teachings that he intertwined with his fighting style, Jeet Kune Do.

A main tenet of Lee's philosophy is the concept of self-actualization. "Most people only live for their image, that is why some have a void, because they are so busy projecting themselves as this or that, dedicating their lives to actualize a concept of what they should be like rather than to actualize their ever-growing potentiality as a human being," Lee wrote.

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First published in 2014, "Sapiens" is a critically acclaimed international best-seller by Hebrew University of Jerusalem historian Harari. He uses his book to track the evolution of Homo sapiens from hunter-gatherers into self-empowered "gods" of the future.

"It's absolutely mind-blowing," Ravikant told Ferriss, saying he's so enthusiastic about it that he's bought several copies recently to give away as gifts.

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"I like to pay attention to what I call the 'rational Buddhists' because a lot of Buddhism is drowned in mysticism and Hinduism," Ravikant said, and he finds the 20th century Indian philosopher Krishnamurti to be the best of the former camp.

"He's an uncompromising, very direct person who tells you to look at your own mind at all times," Ravikant said.

"The Book of Life" is a collection of excerpts from Krishnamurti's speeches and books.

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Ravikant says he typically avoids so-called business books ("they're very simple ideas wrapped up in a lot of pages") but that he loves this one from Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett's longtime business partner Charlie Munger.

It's an expansive collection of Munger's speeches, lectures, and commentary, all told with his signature wit.

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The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition
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by Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley

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Ravikant isn't a religious person, and so considers Darwin's classic treatise to be the equivalent to his Bible.

"I think almost everything about humans and human civilization is explained better by evolution than anything else," he says, and recommends that those who never read the source material on the theory of evolution to make it a priority.

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Ravikant finds anything by Ridley, a British journalist and politician, to be "provocative and eye-opening."

In "The Rational Optimist," Ridley argues that the main driver of human progress is specialization and the development of markets.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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Siddhartha (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
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by Hermann Hesse, Joachim Neugroschel, Ralph Freedman

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"Siddhartha" is the 1922 novel by the German author Herman Hesse, and it's one that Ravikant finds quite powerful.

It's the story of a young man who searches for meaning, travels through suffering, and then strives again for enlightenment.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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Snow Crash
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by Neal Stephenson

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Ficciones
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Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein’s Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time
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by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands

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V for Vendetta
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by Alan Moore, David Lloyd

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Wind, Sand and Stars (Harvest Book)
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by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Lewis Galantiere

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Hagakure: Book of the Samurai
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by Yamamoto Tsunetomo

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The Way to Wealth
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by Benjamin Franklin

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The Boys Vol. 1: The Name of the Game
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by Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson

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Chaos: Making a New Science
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by James Gleick

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Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher
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by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands

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The Book of Five Rings
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by Miyamoto Musashi

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The Black Swan
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by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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Transmetropolitan, Vol. 1: Back on the Street
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by Warren Ellis, Darick Robertson

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"Zcash Parameter Generation Ceremony is the most remarkable and sophisticated cryptographic ceremony ever executed!"

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Audio from my interview last night with @tferriss at @INFORUMsf is up. We tried to keep it interesting, novel & fun.

American Fall
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by @naval

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"Ultimately, it may be the Elites that sue for secession."

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"The solution [to engaging in Deep Work] was this: BORE YOURSELF at every available opportunity."

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Seeking truth is a lonely business, @RoryStewartUK

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"Technically a job board but it brought so many interview leads that I separate it from the others listed below."

American Spring
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by @naval

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Better a revolution at the ballot box than the bullet box.

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Hyper 1.0.0: A slick, open-source terminal built on & extensible w/ HTML, CSS, & JavaScript

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"When given nothing else to do, the brain defaults to thinking about the person it’s embedded in."

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"A progressive movement that is international and humanist...to oppose both the liberal establishment and Trump."

American Fall
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by @naval

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"How, exactly, are the unarmed Americans going to disarm the armed Americans?"

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"Peers are valuable collaborators, not final judges."

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Not finished yet, but "The Tao of Seneca" via @tferriss is already the most important audiobook I've ever heard.

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"True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future..."

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I don't normally love long lists but this one is exceptionally good (made it all the way through!)

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"doesn’t use basic principles of cryptography...irrevocable...fingerprint & iris can be stolen with little effort."

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Bitcoin "sacrifices computational scalability in order to improve social scalability." A must-read by @NickSzabo4

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Why I'm passionate about Bitcoin, @zcashco , @ethereumproject and blockchains. Free eBook that I contributed to:

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Seeking truth is a lonely business, @RoryStewartUK

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"True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future..."

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The best graduation speech never given.

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What to know before you quit your day job - by @CatClifford , featuring quotes by yours truly:

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Best book I've read in the last year. Physics, poetry, philosophy and history packaged in a very accessible form.

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Money in crypto flowing in ICOs, exchanges, miners, not smart contracts (to date). @balajis

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"The more labels you have for yourself, the dumber they make you."

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All you need to know about Zen:

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Every business school should have a course on Aggregation Theory. Or learn it from the master himself, @benthompson

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Performance enhancers create a race to the bottom in sports. Modafinil could do the same for academics and business.

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"If I had read more [Borges] earlier, I might have given up writing...no point in trying to do anything in his wake."

Scott Adams' Blog
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by ScottAdamsSays

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[email protected] Law of Slow Moving Disasters is about to go up against Bitcoin.

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Robots and computers will own any clearly bounded job, skill, or game. Humans should focus on creative work.

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Hacker News on my recent podcast, includes some reader notes in the thread.

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"Almost all of us are atheists, but we worship at the altar of nature."

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Consciousness informs & integrates. Brain predicts, senses correct. Predicting cause of body signals creates self.

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"When given nothing else to do, the brain defaults to thinking about the person it’s embedded in."

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"Almost all of us are atheists, but we worship at the altar of nature."

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[email protected] juggles nostalgia and wonder in this short, poetic piece on the tech industry:

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Fascinating read. Trump campaign had a scrappy and data-driven campaign after all.

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You may not be in the tech business, but eventually tech will be in your business.

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"Zcash Parameter Generation Ceremony is the most remarkable and sophisticated cryptographic ceremony ever executed!"

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Fascinating read. Trump campaign had a scrappy and data-driven campaign after all.

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Not finished yet, but "The Tao of Seneca" via @tferriss is already the most important audiobook I've ever heard.

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Robots and computers will own any clearly bounded job, skill, or game. Humans should focus on creative work.

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Hyper 1.0.0: A slick, open-source terminal built on & extensible w/ HTML, CSS, & JavaScript

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"If I had read more [Borges] earlier, I might have given up writing...no point in trying to do anything in his wake."

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"A progressive movement that is international and humanist...to oppose both the liberal establishment and Trump."

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I don't normally love long lists but this one is exceptionally good (made it all the way through!)

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Why I'm passionate about Bitcoin, @zcashco , @ethereumproject and blockchains. Free eBook that I contributed to:

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Audio from my interview last night with @tferriss at @INFORUMsf is up. We tried to keep it interesting, novel & fun.

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You may not be in the tech business, but eventually tech will be in your business.

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"from your identity defined by Google and Facebook to your identity defined by you...freed from digital feudalism"

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"Some journalists and pundits have renewed the call to have fewer kids. Why? Their main worry is climate change." 🤔

Meditations: A New Translation
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by Marcus Aurelius

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Marcus, known as one of history's "philosopher kings," wrote the private writings that constitute "Meditations" during the chaotic last decade of his life, from A.D. 170 to A.D. 180. It is his interpretation of Stoic philosophy, focusing on accepting things out of one's control and maintaining mastery over one's emotions.

Ravikant said "Meditations" was "absolutely life-changing." "Here's a guy who was probably the most powerful human being on Earth at the time that he lived ... and when you open this book you realize he had all the same issues and all the same mental struggles [as anyone else]," Ravikant said, adding that this caused him to realize power and success do not improve your inner life.

Gregory Hays' highly readable translation makes Marcus' lessons more accessible rather than trivializing them.

Ref: http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Book-of-Life-by-Jiddu-Krishnamurti/slideshow/48672818.cms

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"Oddly enough, Bruce Lee wrote some great philosophy," Ravikant said.

The legendary martial artist and iconic movie star developed a unique philosophy rooted in Zen teachings that he intertwined with his fighting style, Jeet Kune Do.

A main tenet of Lee's philosophy is the concept of self-actualization. "Most people only live for their image, that is why some have a void, because they are so busy projecting themselves as this or that, dedicating their lives to actualize a concept of what they should be like rather than to actualize their ever-growing potentiality as a human being," Lee wrote.

Ref: http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Book-of-Life-by-Jiddu-Krishnamurti/slideshow/48672818.cms

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First published in 2014, "Sapiens" is a critically acclaimed international best-seller by Hebrew University of Jerusalem historian Harari. He uses his book to track the evolution of Homo sapiens from hunter-gatherers into self-empowered "gods" of the future.

"It's absolutely mind-blowing," Ravikant told Ferriss, saying he's so enthusiastic about it that he's bought several copies recently to give away as gifts.

Ref: http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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"I like to pay attention to what I call the 'rational Buddhists' because a lot of Buddhism is drowned in mysticism and Hinduism," Ravikant said, and he finds the 20th century Indian philosopher Krishnamurti to be the best of the former camp.

"He's an uncompromising, very direct person who tells you to look at your own mind at all times," Ravikant said.

"The Book of Life" is a collection of excerpts from Krishnamurti's speeches and books.

Ref: http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Book-of-Life-by-Jiddu-Krishnamurti/slideshow/48672818.cms

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Ravikant says he typically avoids so-called business books ("they're very simple ideas wrapped up in a lot of pages") but that he loves this one from Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett's longtime business partner Charlie Munger.

It's an expansive collection of Munger's speeches, lectures, and commentary, all told with his signature wit.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition
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by Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley

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Ravikant isn't a religious person, and so considers Darwin's classic treatise to be the equivalent to his Bible.

"I think almost everything about humans and human civilization is explained better by evolution than anything else," he says, and recommends that those who never read the source material on the theory of evolution to make it a priority.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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Ravikant finds anything by Ridley, a British journalist and politician, to be "provocative and eye-opening."

In "The Rational Optimist," Ridley argues that the main driver of human progress is specialization and the development of markets.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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Siddhartha (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
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by Hermann Hesse, Joachim Neugroschel, Ralph Freedman

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"Siddhartha" is the 1922 novel by the German author Herman Hesse, and it's one that Ravikant finds quite powerful.

It's the story of a young man who searches for meaning, travels through suffering, and then strives again for enlightenment.

Ref:http://www.businessinsider.in/One-of-Silicon-Valleys-top-angel-investors-shares-8-books-that-changed-his-life/The-Rational-Optimist-by-Matt-Ridley/slideshow/48672823.cms

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Snow Crash
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by Neal Stephenson

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Ficciones
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V for Vendetta
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Wind, Sand and Stars (Harvest Book)
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Hagakure: Book of the Samurai
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The Way to Wealth
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The Boys Vol. 1: The Name of the Game
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Chaos: Making a New Science
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Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher
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The Book of Five Rings
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The Black Swan
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Transmetropolitan, Vol. 1: Back on the Street
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American Fall
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"Ultimately, it may be the Elites that sue for secession."

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Seeking truth is a lonely business, @RoryStewartUK

American Spring
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Better a revolution at the ballot box than the bullet box.

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"When given nothing else to do, the brain defaults to thinking about the person it’s embedded in."

American Fall
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"How, exactly, are the unarmed Americans going to disarm the armed Americans?"

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"Peers are valuable collaborators, not final judges."

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Not finished yet, but "The Tao of Seneca" via @tferriss is already the most important audiobook I've ever heard.

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"True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future..."

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I don't normally love long lists but this one is exceptionally good (made it all the way through!)

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"doesn’t use basic principles of cryptography...irrevocable...fingerprint & iris can be stolen with little effort."

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Why I'm passionate about Bitcoin, @zcashco , @ethereumproject and blockchains. Free eBook that I contributed to:

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Seeking truth is a lonely business, @RoryStewartUK

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"True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future..."

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The best graduation speech never given.

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What to know before you quit your day job - by @CatClifford , featuring quotes by yours truly:

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Money in crypto flowing in ICOs, exchanges, miners, not smart contracts (to date). @balajis

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Every business school should have a course on Aggregation Theory. Or learn it from the master himself, @benthompson

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Performance enhancers create a race to the bottom in sports. Modafinil could do the same for academics and business.

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"If I had read more [Borges] earlier, I might have given up writing...no point in trying to do anything in his wake."

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Robots and computers will own any clearly bounded job, skill, or game. Humans should focus on creative work.

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"Almost all of us are atheists, but we worship at the altar of nature."

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Consciousness informs & integrates. Brain predicts, senses correct. Predicting cause of body signals creates self.

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"Almost all of us are atheists, but we worship at the altar of nature."

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[email protected] juggles nostalgia and wonder in this short, poetic piece on the tech industry:

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Fascinating read. Trump campaign had a scrappy and data-driven campaign after all.

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Fascinating read. Trump campaign had a scrappy and data-driven campaign after all.

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Not finished yet, but "The Tao of Seneca" via @tferriss is already the most important audiobook I've ever heard.

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Robots and computers will own any clearly bounded job, skill, or game. Humans should focus on creative work.

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"If I had read more [Borges] earlier, I might have given up writing...no point in trying to do anything in his wake."

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I don't normally love long lists but this one is exceptionally good (made it all the way through!)

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Why I'm passionate about Bitcoin, @zcashco , @ethereumproject and blockchains. Free eBook that I contributed to:

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"Some journalists and pundits have renewed the call to have fewer kids. Why? Their main worry is climate change." 🤔

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"Zcash Parameter Generation Ceremony is the most remarkable and sophisticated cryptographic ceremony ever executed!"

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Audio from my interview last night with @tferriss at @INFORUMsf is up. We tried to keep it interesting, novel & fun.

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"The solution [to engaging in Deep Work] was this: BORE YOURSELF at every available opportunity."

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"Technically a job board but it brought so many interview leads that I separate it from the others listed below."

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"A progressive movement that is international and humanist...to oppose both the liberal establishment and Trump."

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Bitcoin "sacrifices computational scalability in order to improve social scalability." A must-read by @NickSzabo4

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"The more labels you have for yourself, the dumber they make you."

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All you need to know about Zen:

Scott Adams' Blog
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by ScottAdamsSays

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[email protected] Law of Slow Moving Disasters is about to go up against Bitcoin.

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Hacker News on my recent podcast, includes some reader notes in the thread.

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You may not be in the tech business, but eventually tech will be in your business.

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"Zcash Parameter Generation Ceremony is the most remarkable and sophisticated cryptographic ceremony ever executed!"

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"A progressive movement that is international and humanist...to oppose both the liberal establishment and Trump."

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Audio from my interview last night with @tferriss at @INFORUMsf is up. We tried to keep it interesting, novel & fun.

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You may not be in the tech business, but eventually tech will be in your business.

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"from your identity defined by Google and Facebook to your identity defined by you...freed from digital feudalism"

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