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Preston Pysh is a graduate of West Point and Johns Hopkins University. He's the founder of BuffettsBooks.com, and his videos on financial investing have been viewed by millions of people around the world. He takes great pleasure in taking complex ideas and making them accessible.
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The Brain
The Story of You
David Eagleman - Mar 07, 2017
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Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence. What is reality? Who are “you”? How do you make decisions? Why does your brain need other people? How is t...
Preston Pysh
Mar 16, 2021
@Allen @ApplePodcasts @davideagleman Read these two books: The Brain by David Eagleman Consciousness and the Brain by Stanislas Dehaene      source
Think and Grow Rich!
The Original Version, Restored and Revised™
Napoleon Hill - Apr 01, 2015 (first published in 1937)
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Napoleon Hill s best-selling Think and Grow Rich! is the most widely acclaimed, influential book on success ever published. This unique edition is the only fully annotated, indexed version and is copyright-protected by the U. S. Copyright Office. Unlike most other versions, this edition restores Napoleon Hill s masterpiece to its original form and ...
Preston Pysh
Feb 17, 2021
@MichelHodl @Cryptonian86 @100trillionUSD @bull_ish_ @PriceSmith8 @saifedean It's a book about programming yourself. Your subconscious is acting on the programming you continue to feed it each day...most people aren't aware that the majority of the code scripts running in their head aren't accessible by their small (relatively speaking) consciousness.      source
The Magic of Thinking Big
David J Schwartz - Aug 08, 2019 (first published in 1959)
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The Magic of Thinking Big gives you useful methods, not empty promises. Dr. Schwartz presents a carefully designed program for getting the most out of your job, your marriage and family life, and your community. He proves that you don't need to be an intellectual or have innate talent to attain great success and satisfaction, but you do need to lea...
Preston Pysh
Feb 04, 2021
@souljaboy “The Magic of Thinking Big”, is an influential book for people looking to step-up their game.      source
Layered Money
From Gold and Dollars to Bitcoin and Central Bank Digital Currencies
Nik Bhatia - Jan 18, 2021
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In this fascinating deep dive into the evolution of monetary systems around the globe, Nik Bhatia takes us into the origins of how money has evolved to function in a "layered" manner. Using gold as an example of this term, he traces the layers of this ancient currency from raw mined material, to gold coins, and finally to bank-issued gold certifica...
Preston Pysh
Jan 21, 2021
I'm not one to tweet about book recommendations unless it's really worth your time. This book, Layered Money, by @timevalueofbtc is superb. Talk about a course in monetary history that's laid out in such a concise and prioritized style. A must read!      source
What Every Body Is Saying
An Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Speed-Reading People
Joe Navarro - Apr 15, 2008
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He says that's his best offer. Is it?She says she agrees. Does she?The interview went great - or did it?He said he'd never do it again. But he did.Read this book and send your nonverbal intelligence soaring. Joe Navarro, a former FBI counterintelligence officer and a recognized expert on nonverbal behavior, explains how to "speed-read" people: deco...
Preston Pysh
Jul 29, 2020
@polina_marinova @ProfileRead Polina if you haven’t read @navarrotells book, What Every Body is Saying, you need to check it out. It’s one of my favorites!      source
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The Price of Tomorrow
Why Deflation is the Key to an Abundant Future
Jeff Booth - Jan 14, 2020
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"Your world view will transform instantly" - Salim Ismail, Best Selling Author of 'Exponential Organizations'...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
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Big Debt Crises
Ray Dalio - Nov 01, 2018
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“Ray Dalio’s excellent study provides an innovative way of thinking about debt crises and the policy response.” - Ben Bernanke “Ray Dalio’s book is must reading for anyone who aspires to prevent or manage through the next financial crisis.” - Larry Summers “A terrific piece of work from one of the world’s top investors who has devoted his life to...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
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The Bitcoin Standard
The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking
Saifedean Ammous - Apr 24, 2018
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Bitcoin is the newest technology for moneyfind out how it fits in the future.Bitcoin is the digital age's novel, decentralized, and automated solution to the problem of money: accessible worldwide, controlled by nobody. Can this young upstart money challenge the global monetary order? Economist Saifedean Ammous traces the history of the technologie...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
This Time Is Different
Eight Centuries of Financial Folly
Carmen M. Reinhart - Aug 07, 2011
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Throughout history, rich and poor countries alike have been lending, borrowing, crashing--and recovering--their way through an extraordinary range of financial crises. Each time, the experts have chimed, "this time is different"--claiming that the old rules of valuation no longer apply and that the new situation bears little similarity to past disa...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
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When Money Dies
The Nightmare of Deficit Spending, Devaluation, and Hyperinflation in Weimar Germany
Adam Fergusson - Oct 12, 2010 (first published in 1975)
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When Money Dies is the classic history of what happens when a nation's currency depreciates beyond recovery.In 1923, with its currency effectively worthless (the exchange rate in December of that year was one dollar to 4,200,000,000,000 marks), the German republic was all but reduced to a barter economy. Expensive cigars, artworks, and jewels were ...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
Paul Kennedy - Jan 15, 1989 (first published in 1987)
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THE WIDELY ACCLAIMED BESTSELLER THAT BOLDLY AND LUCIDLY PUTS OUR CURRENT ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL DILEMMAS INTO THE PERSPECTIVE OF WORLD HISTORY."A work of almost Toynbeean sweep... When a scholar as careful and learned as Mr. Kennedy is prompted by contemporary issues to reexamine the great processes of the past, the result can only be an enhancemen...
Preston Pysh
Jun 11, 2020
Some books to learn more: Big Debt Crises by @RayDalio The Price of Tomorrow by @JeffBooth This Time is Different by @carmenmreinhart & @krogoff The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson The Bitcoin Standard by @saifedean Enjoy.      source
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Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker
Lifespan by David A. Sinclair
Atomic Habits by James Clear
Principles by Ray Dalio
Consciousness and the Brain by Stanislas Dehaene
The Interpretation of Financial Statements by Benjamin Graham
The Creative Curve by Allen Gannett