The Evolutionary Angel, Naval Ravikant
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His deals include Twitter, Uber, Yammer, Postmates, Wish, Thumbtack, and OpenDNS, which Cisco just bought for $635 million in cash.
BUT, even if you have zero interest in startups or investing, this episode is well worth your time. This is really about the habits and beliefs of a highly successful (and happy) person.
Naval has refined his way of living in very unique ways, and you can borrow what he’s learned, read the books that have changed him, and experiment with the habits he has developed through trial and error.
Enjoy this conversation with a curious character!
Starts off with this great line from Naval:
“Desire is a contract you make with yourself to be unhappy until you get what you want.”
I wish someone would provide a transcript of the Tim Ferriss / Naval Ravikant podcast.
Just like I wish someone would provide a transcript of the Semil Shah and Roy Bahat podcast of "Seed to Series A", featuring Rebecca Lynn from Canvas, Brian O’Malley from Accel, Josh Elman from Greylock, Maha Ibrahim from Canaan, and Hunter Walk from Homebrew: