Recommended Books

Education is key.

Here is a list of books I recommend everyone should read in their lifetime.

  1. 101 Crucial Lessons They Don’t Teach You in Business School – Chris Haroin
  2. 4 Hour workweek – Tim Ferris
  3. 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen Covey
  4. A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather Than Nothing- Lawrence Krauss
  5. Active Consciousness – Amy L.Lansky
  6. Adventure Capitalist – Jim Roggers
  7. All Quiet on the Western Front – Erich Maria Remarque
  8. Animal Farm – George Orwell
  9. As I Lay Dying – William Faulkner
  10. Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin – Walter Isaacson
  11. Awaken the Giant Within – Tony Robbins
  12. Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco- Bryan Burrough
  13. Beowulf
  14. Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales From the World of Wall Street by John Brooks √
  15. Business at the Speed of Thought – Bill Gates  √
  16. Competing Against Time – George Stalk
  17. Conspiracy of Fools: A True Story – Kurt Eichenwald
  18. Conversations With God – Neale Donald Walsch
  19. Creativity, Inc. – Ed Catmull
  20. Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  21. Daily Rituals – Mason Currey
  22. Dark Genius of Wall Street: The Misunderstood Life of Jay Gould, King of the Robber Barons – Edward Renehan
  23. Darwin’s Blind Spot: Evolution Beyond Natural Selection- Frank Ryan
  24. Den of Thieves – James Stewart
  25. Distant Force: A Memoir of the Teledyne Corporation and the Man Who Created It
  26. Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes
  27. Einstein: His Life and Universe – Walter Isaacson
  28. Emergency – Neil Strauss
  29. Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury
  30. Fathers and Sons – Ivan Turgenev
  31. For Whom the Bell Tolls – Ernest Hemingway
  32. Fortune’s Formula: The Untold Story of the Scientific Betting System That Beat the Casinos and Wall Street- William Poundstone
  33. Getting it Done: How to Lead When You’re Not in Charge – Roger Fisher
  34. Give and Take – Adam Grant
  35. Good to Great – Jim Collins
  36. Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
  37. Happiness Hypothesis – Jonathan Haidt
  38. Hard Drive: Bill Gates and the Making of the Microsoft Empire – James Wallace
  39. Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
  40. How to Win Friends and Influence People – Dale Carnegie √
  41. How Will You Measure Your Life – Clayton M. Christensen
  42. I Robot – Isaac Asimov
  43. In The Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives- Steven Levy
  44. Influence – Robert Cialdini √
  45. Irrational Exuberance – Robert Shiller
  46. Judgment in Managerial Decision Making- Max Bazerman
  47. Julius Caesar – William Shakespeare
  48. King Lear – William Shakespeare
  49. Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son- Lorimer George Horace
  50. Letters from a Stoic – Seneca
  51. Liar’s Poker- Michael Lewis
  52. Life is What you make it – Peter Buffett
  53. Man’s Search for Meaning- Viktor Frankl
  54. Martians of Science: Five Physicists Who Changed the Twentieth Century- Istvan Hargittai
  55. Master of the Game- Connie Bruck
  56. Meditations – Marcus Aurelius
  57. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success Paperback – Carol Dweck
  58. Models of My Life – Herbert Simon
  59. Never Eat Alone: And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time – Keith Ferrazzi
  60. Night – Elie Wiesel
  61. No Two Alike: Human Nature and Human Individuality- Judith Rich Harris
  62. On the Origin of Species – Charles Darwin
  63. On The Road – Jack Kerouac
  64. On the Shortness of Life – Seneca
  65. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  66. Outliers- Malcolm Gladwell
  67. Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success- William Thorndike
  68. Palace Walk – Naguib Mafouz
  69. Pitch Anything – Oren Klaf
  70. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator – Edwin Lefevre
  71. Repeatlessness – Dr. Joe Marshalla
  72. Rich Dad Poor Dad – Robert Kiosaki √
  73. Rich Habits – Thomas Corley
  74. Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger – Peter Bevelin
  75. Self Reliance – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  76. Shogun – James Clavell
  77. Siddhartha – Hermann Hesse
  78. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  79. Soros on Soros – George Soros √
  80. Tao Te Ching – Lao Tzu Gia-Fu Feng
  81. The 48 Laws of Power- Robert Greene
  82. The 80/20 Principle – Peter Koch
  83. The Adventures of Johnny Bunko – Daniel H. Pink
  84. The Age of Innocence – Edit Wharton
  85. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin – Benjamin Franklin
  86. The Autobiography of Malcom X, as told to Alex Hayley
  87. The Autobiography of Theodore Roosevelt – Theodore Roosevelt
  88. The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe without Design- Richard Dawkins
  89. The Brothers Karamazov – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  90. The Buy Side: A Wall Street Trader’s Tale of Spectacular Excess – Turney Duff
  91. The Checklist Manifesto – Atul Gawande √
  92. The Clash of Cultures – John Bogle
  93. The Epic of Gilgamesh
  94. The Essays of Warren Buffet: Lessons for Corporate America  √
  95. The First Billion is the Hardest – by T Boone Pickens
  96. The Four Agreements – Don Miguel Ruiz √
  97. The Happiness Hypothesis – Jonathan Haidt
  98. The Hero with a Thousand Faces – Joseph Campbell
  99. The How of Happiness – Sonja Lyubomirsky
  100. The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories – Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
  101. The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language- Steven Pinker
  102. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing – Marie Kondo
  103. The Little Book of Common Sense – John Bogle
  104. The Master and The Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov
  105. The Millionaire Fast Lane – MJ DeMarco √
  106. The Muqaddimah –  Ibn Khaldun
  107. The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass – Frederick Douglass
  108. The Paradox of Choice – Barry Schwartz √
  109. The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success’ – Nicholas Lore
  110. The Personal MBA – Josh Kaufman
  111. The Power of Now –  Eckhart Tolle
  112. The Prince – Niccolo Machiavelli
  113. The Rational Optimist – Matt Ridley
  114. The Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro
  115. The Richest Man in Babylon – George Clason
  116. The Secret of the Soul – William Buhlman
  117. The Tipping Point – Malcolm Gladwell
  118. The Ultimate Sales Machine – Chet Holmes
  119. Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe
  120. Think and Grow Rich – Napoleon Hill √
  121. Thinking, Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
  122. This Book Will Teach You How to Write Better – Neville Medhora
  123. This Side of Paradise – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  124. To Kill a Mocking Bird – Harper Lee
  125. To Sell is Human – Dan Pink
  126. Tools of Titans – Tim Ferris
  127. Unlimited Power: The New Science of Personal Achievement – Tony Robbins
  128. War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy
  129. Why I Write – George Orwell
  130. Why Nations Fail – Daren Acemoğlu and James Robinson
  131. World Order – Henry Kissinger √
  132. Xenophon’s Cyrus the Great: The Arts of Leadership and War- Larry Hedrick
  133. Your Habits Change Your Life – Tom Corley
  134. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance – Robert M. Pirsig