The Secret to Being Great | My First Million #199

In this special episode Sam (@TheSamParr) and Shaan (@ShaanVP) talk about recent content they've consumed. They break down Naval's tweetstorm on How to Get Rich Without Getting Lucky and discuss their appreciation for greatness. There is a unique example at the end of the episode.

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Show notes:
* (0:00) 1. How to Take Over the World (Podcast)
* (8:49) 2. The Almanac of Naval Ravikant (book)
* (16:39) Sam's friend and their big bet on Bitcoin
* (19:12) On greatness
* (25:59) 3. Nonviolent Communication (book)
* (28:07) 4. The Courage to be Disliked (book)
* (28:47) 5. Sam Altman’s Manifest Destiny (article)
* (33:03) An example of greatness (NSFW)