I always get a comment when someone walks in: "Wow, you have a lot of books!" Indeed, I have a huge bookcase full of knowledge.  Actually, I've read most of them.

Knowledge is so cheap today, you just have work for it.

(note: I'm not making money from these links, they are here to help you to find the books I'm talking about)


Market Wizards - Jack Schwager

Extraordinarily Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds - Charles Mackay

The Black Swan & Fooled by Randomness - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Fooling Some People All of the Time - David Einhorn

Trend Following - Michael Covel

The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life - Alice Schroeder

Reminiscences of a Stock Operator - Edwin Lefevre

Rich Dad, Poor Dad - Robert Kiyosaki

Rework - Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson

Crush It - Gary Vaynerchuk

Trading With The Enemy - Nicholas W. Maier

Personal Development:

How to Win Friends & Influence People - Dale Carnegie

The Magic of Thinking Big - David J. Schwartz

What Should I Do With My Life - Po Bronson

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Unlimited Power - Anthony Robbins

The Last Lecture - Randy Pausch

Bounce - Matthew Syed


Salesman of the Century - Ron Popeil

Losing My Virginity - Richard Branson

Pour Your Heart into It - Howard Schultz

The Autobiography - Benjamin Franklin

Metal Men (about Marc Rich) - A. Craig Copetas


Walden - Henry David Thoreau

Sherlock Holmes - Complete Volumes I & II - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Anything else I should be reading?