"Its subject is the history of humanity, focusing on why our species has succeeded and how we should think about the future." - Bill Gates
"[The author] has the ability to combine thinking from many fields - most notably science, technology, psychology, & a heavy dose of microeconomics." - Bill Gurley
One of John Arnold's answers to "what is the book (or books) you’ve given most as a gift?"
Recommended on Jordan Peterson's website.
"Sparkling explanation of how the economy evolves, producing the glorious cornucopia of goods and services available all around us. How to feel good about the future even in dark times." - Marc Andreessen
"Argues [that] economic progress is the greater force [that] is pushing society forward." - Mark Zuckerberg
"It argues compellingly that everything is not only going to be OK in the future, it is surely going to be Fucking Great. That much, I agree with." - MMM
"The most brilliant and enlightening book I've read in years." - Naval Ravikant
"I think three or four of my top 20 books of all time are all [this author's. This is my favorite one.]" - Nick Szabo