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Things I recommend

Favorite Books

  • Vagabonding – Rolf Potts ★
  • Talent Is Overrated – Geoff Colvin
  • Steve Jobs – Walter Isaacson
  • Einstein – Walter Isaacson
  • Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! – Richard P. Feynman
  • So Good They Can’t Ignore You – Cal Newport ★
  • Daily Rituals – Mason Currey
  • The Social Animal – David Brooks
  • Quiet – Susan Cain
  • Mindless Eating – Brian Wansink
  • On the Shortness of Life – Lucius Annaeus Seneca ★
  • The Art of Worldly Wisdom – Baltasar Gracián ★
  • A Brief History of Time – Stephen Hawking
  • The 4-Hour Workweek – Timothy Ferriss
  • Sparks of Genius – Robert & Michele M. Root-Bernstein
  • Mastery – Robert Greene ★
  • The Design of Everyday Things – Donald A. Norman
  • Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
  • What If? – Randall Munroe
  • Tools of Titans – Timothy Ferriss
  • The Power of Habit – Charles Duhigg
  • The Flinch – Julien Smith
  • The Tao of Seneca – Lucius Annaeus Seneca ★
  • Favorite Blogs

  • Wait But Why
  • Brain Pickings
  • Farnam Street
  • Zen Habits
  • Paul Graham’s Essays
  • The Great Discontent
  • The Setup
  • Favorite Movies

  • Arrival
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • The Dark Knight
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Lost in Translation
  • Whiplash
  • The Prestige
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Good Time
  • Interstellar
  • Moonlight
  • The Social Network
  • Big Hero 6
  • Akira
  • Memento
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • The Pursuit Of Happyness
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Favorite Podcasts

  • The Tim Ferriss Show
  • Radiolab
  • Intelligence Squared
  • Serial
  • The Collective Podcast
  • 99% Invisible
  • Dissect
  • Song Exploder
  • The Strong Towns Podcast
  • ATXplained