Bill Gates recently revealed his favorite books of 2018.The first is from one of his all-time favorite authors, Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker.
The other, by a Swedish physician, is being published in April posthumously.
Gates wrote. “They are both very readable and explain that the world is getting better.”
Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill Gates.
“Read books. Write books. Share books. A circle of friendship is bountiful around shared stories. Good stories can change one through influence, values,. Chemical changes in the brain happen through stories. Read to children, read out loud, join a book club, let reading books embrace and change the world around you, and oneself. ” K. J. Lee
In the words of John Steinbeck: “Once I traveled about in an old bakery wagon, double-doored rattler with a mattress on the floor, I stopped where people stopped or gathered, I listened and looked and felt, and in the process had a picture of my country the accuracy of which was impaired only by my own shortcomings.‘”
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