Robert Williams

Book List

  • The Book of Mormon

    I study this sacred text everyday and it helps me be a better person.

  • Who Owns the Future?

    Jaron Lanier cares about the sustainability of the internet and the whole technology sector, and he proposes some interesting ideas about how to achieve it.

  • The Soul of a New Machine

    This is a brilliant piece of journalism and Kidder won the Pulitzer prize for it. It's a riveting tale of computer engineers.

  • Hackers and Painters

    Brilliant insights about programming languages and computers in general. PG is great!

  • The Course of Love

    I don't agree with all of de Botton's ideas about morality around sex and infidelity, but his views on marriage seem acccurate and vital.

  • Siddhartha

    An enlightening novel about spirituality and the quest for Nirvana. I don't know how accurately this book portrays Buddhism, but I like the message.

  • Factfulness

    Rosling helps us see the world as it really is. It highlights underrated problems and updates our world-view to be accurate for the world of today (2018).

  • A Gentleman in Moscow

    This novel is both funny and deeply satisfying, with many nuggets of pure gold throughout.

  • From Brokenness to Community

    Jean Vanier seems to understand love.

  • The Prosperity Paradox

    This book offers a blueprint for making a more prosperous society: local innovation that meets real needs.