Brian Armstrong: "Celebrate the creators in the world (even when they struggle). They may be more valuable than we think."
Blake Scholl: "Far and away my favorite book is Atlas Shrugged"
Elon Musk: "Very appealing if you're a sophomore in college. A counterpoint to communism and useful as such, but should be tempered with kindness."
Peter Thiel: "When I first read [Atlas Shrugged] in the 80s, it felt pretty crazy, and in the last decade, in many ways it's felt much more correct"
Travis Kalanick mentioned 'Atlas Shrugged' in a Washington Post interview.
Fred Wilson recommends 'Atlas Shrugged' for entrepreneurs.
Mark Cuban: "The Fountainhead was incredibly motivating to me. It encouraged me to think as an individual, take risks to reach my goals and responsibility for my successes and failures. I loved it."
Larry Ellison: "As a kid, I wanted to be an architect. That's before I read The Fountainhead."
Fred Wilson: "I do love the fountainhead"
Travis Kalanick used a cover photo of 'The Fountainhead' as his profile pic on Twitter for years.
Tim Ferriss: "At one point, this was the only book listed on Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page.
If it’s good enough to be the sole selection of the founder of Facebook, maybe there’s something to it."
One of the books Mark Zuckerberg added to his Facebook page.
Travis Kalanick mentioned reading Ender's Game on Twitter.