I read this book every year and it never gets old. A perfect ‘get your shit together’ .
Endurance is about a ship’s crew’s fight to survive under the worst conditions imaginable. This book is a lesson in what human beings are capable of; it shows that when things are at their worst, you always have to keep going, you have to keep trying.
With some of American tech’s most myopic companies raking in record profits, it’s remarkable that Elon Musk has moved so boldly into electric cars, rockets and clean energy—and doubly remarkable how well he is succeeding in dragging a risk-averse culture with him. Ashlee Vance’s biography of the man is an enjoyable look at how Mr. Musk epitomizes what my mother always told me: If you want the world to change, you’d better do it yourself