Naval Ravikant: "I loved reading it as a kid"
Austen Allred recommended 'Foundation' on Twitter.
One of Sahil Lavingia's most recommended books.
This book was on Sam Altman's bookshelf.
As a teenager, Peter Thiel's favorite book was 'The Lord of the Rings,' which he read again and again.
Paul Graham's answer to "Any book recommendations for young adults?"
Because it’s so important to show this journey of these hobbits, these little people in a hero’s journey about how you can change the world within a context where Tolkien is fairly sophisticated around the questions of the corruption of power, the intersection of races, and the needs for us all to work together."