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Discourses and Selected Writings

Discourses and Selected Writings

Epictetus

How To Think Like A Roman Emperor

How To Think Like A Roman Emperor

Donald J. Robertson

Meditations

Meditations

Marcus Aurelius

Letters From a Stoic

Letters From a Stoic

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Man's Search For Meaning

Man's Search For Meaning

Viktor E. Frankl

The Obstacle Is The Way

The Obstacle Is The Way

Ryan Holiday

Antifragile

Antifragile

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant

Eric Jorgenson

Make It Stick

Make It Stick

Peter C. Brown

Poor Charlie's Almanack

Poor Charlie's Almanack

Charlie Munger

The Psychology of Money

The Psychology of Money

Morgan Housel

Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger

Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger

Peter Bevelin

Atomic Habits

Atomic Habits

James Clear

Total Recall

Total Recall

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Born to Run

Born to Run

Christopher McDougall

A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

William Braxton Irvine

How to Take Smart Notes

How to Take Smart Notes

Sönke Ahrens

Influence

Influence

Robert Cialdini

Stillness is the Key

Stillness is the Key

Ryan Holiday

Indistractable

Indistractable

Nir Eyal

Tiny Habits

Tiny Habits

B.J Fogg

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

A Mind for Numbers

A Mind for Numbers

Barbara Oakley

This Is Water

This Is Water

David Foster-Wallace

The Prince

The Prince

Niccolò Machiavelli

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Anders Ericsson

Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done

Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done

Jon Acruff

Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftmanship

Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftmanship

Robert C. Martin

How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life

How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life

Scott Adams

The Phoenix Project

The Phoenix Project

Gene Kim

Extreme Ownership

Extreme Ownership

Jocko Willink

$100M Offers

$100M Offers

Alex Hormozi

The Lean Startup

The Lean Startup

Eric Ries

Siddhartha

Siddhartha

Herman Hesse

Composing Programs

Composing Programs

John DeNero

Mastery

Mastery

Robert Greene

Grit

Grit

Angela Duckworth

Show Your Work!

Show Your Work!

Austin Kleon

The Everything Store

The Everything Store

Brad Stone

Principles

Principles

Ray Dalio

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

Carol S. Dweck

Why We Get Fat: And What To Do About It

Why We Get Fat: And What To Do About It

Gary Taubes

12 Rules for Life

12 Rules for Life

Jordan B. Peterson

Courage is Calling

Courage is Calling

Ryan Holiday

How to Get Rich

How to Get Rich

Felix Dennis

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company

Robert Iger

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Walter Isaacson

Greenlights

Greenlights

Matthew McConaughey

Solve for Happy

Solve for Happy

Mo Gawdat

Steal Like an Artist

Steal Like an Artist

Austin Kleon

Start With Why

Start With Why

Simon Sinek

Ultralearning

Ultralearning

Scott Young

Range

Range

David Epstein

The Little Book That Beats the Market

The Little Book That Beats the Market

Joel Greenblatt

The Complete Guide to Fasting

The Complete Guide to Fasting

Dr. Jason Fung

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Daniel Kahneman

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

Donald Miller

Scrum: A revolutionary approach to building teams, beating deadlines and boosting productivity

Scrum: A revolutionary approach to building teams, beating deadlines and boosting productivity

Jeff Sutherland

The Inner Game of Tennis

The Inner Game of Tennis

W. Timothy Gallwey

Loserthink

Loserthink

Scott Adams

Developer Hegemony: The Future of Labor

Developer Hegemony: The Future of Labor

Erik Dietrich

The E-Myth Revisited

The E-Myth Revisited

Michael E. Gerber

Tribe of Mentors

Tribe of Mentors

Timothy Ferriss

The Death of Ivan Ilych

The Death of Ivan Ilych

Leo Tolstoy

Anything You Want

Anything You Want

Derek Sivers

A Brief History of Time

A Brief History of Time

Stephen Hawking

Lying

Lying

Sam Harris

Leaders Eat Last

Leaders Eat Last

Simon Sinek

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

Adam Grant

The Third Door

The Third Door

Alex Banayan

Factfulness

Factfulness

Hans Rosling

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Carlo Rovelli

The Choose Yourself Guide to Wealth

The Choose Yourself Guide to Wealth

James Altucher

On The Shortness Of Life

On The Shortness Of Life

Seneca

Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment

Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment

George Leonard

So Good They Can't Ignore You

So Good They Can't Ignore You

Cal Newport

Fooled by Randomness

Fooled by Randomness

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Invent and Wander

Invent and Wander

Jeff Bezos

The War of Art

The War of Art

Steven Pressfield

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order

Kai-Fu Lee

Ca$hvertising

Ca$hvertising

Drew Whitman

Tao Te Ching

Tao Te Ching

Lao-Tzu

The Unicorn Project

The Unicorn Project

Gene Kim

The Richest Man in Babylon

The Richest Man in Babylon

George S. Clason

The Slight Edge

The Slight Edge

Jeff Olson

The Road to Character

The Road to Character

David Brooks

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

Ben Horowitz

As Man Thinketh

As Man Thinketh

James Allen

The Four Agreements

The Four Agreements

Don Miguel Ruiz

Storyworthy

Storyworthy

Matthew Dicks

The Bed of Procrustes

The Bed of Procrustes

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

97 Things Every Programmer Should Know

97 Things Every Programmer Should Know

Kevlin Henney

The Power of Agency

The Power of Agency

Anthony Rao

Make Your Bed

Make Your Bed

William H. Mcraven

The First 20 Hours

The First 20 Hours

Josh Kaufman

Make Time: How to Focus on What Matters Every Day

Make Time: How to Focus on What Matters Every Day

Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky

Living With A SEAL

Living With A SEAL

Jesse Itzler

Just Fucking Ship

Just Fucking Ship

Amy Hoy

Economy of Truth

Economy of Truth

Vizi Andrei

A Calendar of Wisdom

A Calendar of Wisdom

Leo Tolstoy

You are a Badass

You are a Badass

Jen Sincero

Gateless

Gateless

Sebastian Marshall & Kai Zau

Originals

Originals

Adam Grant

The Compound Effect

The Compound Effect

Darren Hardy