Shane Parrish: "This is an excellent short read."
Naval Ravikant: "One of my favorite books of all time."
Sam Altman: "Great read."
Arianna Huffington: "I discovered the book in high school and, yes, it was love at first sight."
Anthony Pompliano: "One of the best books I read in 2017"
Michael Mauboussin: "Superforecasting is most important book since Thinking, Fast & Slow"
Shane Parrish: "This is the second time I’ve read this book."
Alexis Ohanian: "I think it applies interestingly to the work we do"
Included on Jeff Bezos' list of books that Amazon employees refer to as “Jeff’s Reading List.”
Included on Jamie Dimon's list of favorite books he sent to JP Morgan summer interns in 2010.
Shane Parrish: "The Crist essay is well worth the price of the book alone."
Shane Parrish: "This book changed how I see the world."
Patrick O'Shaughnessy: "This book will have you asking yourself many provocative and useful questions"
One of Max Levchin's answers to 'What's your favourite business book you'd advise to young entrepreneurs?'
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