mrkstu: Caused a huge detour in my life. Immersed myself in speculative fiction for decades due to the brain-quake caused by this material. read comments

Roelven: It has shaped my thinking on 'what is good' or 'what does quality' mean. As an engineer it is easy to appreciate the author slowly going insane about the details he keeps coming back to... read comments

TravelTechGuy: Changed the way I perceive language and culture permanently. The notion that if certain words no longer exist in the language, then the associated idea will disappear from the culture was... read comments

gedrap: Classic novel with interesting thoughts about engineered society, where every human is assigned class, purpose in the society and feature at birth. read comments

mck-: What a unique masterpiece. Covers a wide range fascinating concepts through the three geniuses in Math, Art, and Music... read comments

matthewphiong: Everybody should read it, or at least watch the video on Youtube. It changed my life. read comments

benihana: We're all playing a game and most of us aren't even aware that we can choose not to play. Yossarian is one of the bravest characters in all of literature. He stays true to himself even in... read comments

rayalez: Controversial, I know, a lot of people here hate it for some reason, but it was incredibly influential on me, inspired my passion for entrepreneurship and science and philosophy... read comments

beat: Not creepy at all, despite how the title sounds in today's language. This book is the bible of how to get along with others. It's been in continuous print since before WWII, for good reason. read comments

mindcrime: I've learned more about "what goes into building a startup" from reading this book than any other book I've read. read comments

kapauldo: Is a great read for techies because it helps you think about simplifying communication to non techies. It also helps technical founders think about market perceptions about your product... read comments

0db532a0: Looks at duty to family, social alienation and the equation of a man’s worth with his career and earning ability. read comments

photon_lines: It taught me how incredibly important exercise is when it comes to brain development / general health... read comments