People, books and things I like…

People I like and/or find interesting (from different professions and eras)

B.F. Skinner
Alan Turing
Nikola Tesla
Niccolo Machiavelli
Albert Einstein
Hedy Lamarr
A.S. Neill
José Ortega y Gasset
Milton Friedman
David Hume
Adam Smith
Vilfredo Pareto
Blaise Pascal
Giordano Bruno
Galileo Galilei
Marie Curie
Helen Keller
Ayn Rand
Leonardo da Vinci
Nik Spencer (my son)
Thomas Hobbes
Ivo Andric
Arthur Schopenhauer
Carl Jung
Sigmund Freud
Milan Kundera
Bertrand Russell
Isidora Sekulic
Vilyam “Willie” Genrikhovich Fisher
Frank Zappa
Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Manson
John Cleese
Jose Mujica
Bill Gates

Books I find interesting

Aldous Huxley – Point Counterpoint
B.F. Skinner – Beyond Freedom and Dignity
Carl Jung – Psychology of the Unconscious
Friedrich Nietzsche – Ecce Homo
Friedrich Nietzsche – Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Fyodor Dostoevsky – Notes from the Underground
Fyodor Dostoevsky – The Idiot
George Orwell – 1984
George Orwell – Animal Farm
Ivo Andric – The Chronicle of Travnik (or Bosnian Chronicle)
Ivo Andric – The Woman from Sarajevo
Ivo Andric – The Damned Yard
Ivo Andric – The Signs
Milan Kundera – The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Milan Kundera – The Joke
Milan Kundera – Laughable Loves
Niccolo Machiavelli – The Prince
A. S. Neill – Summerhill
Sigmund Freud – A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis
Sigmund Freud – Totem and Taboo
Tesla – My Inventions
Thomas Sowell – The Einstein Syndrome: Bright Children Who Talk Late
William Shirer – Rise and Fall of the Third Reich

Actors and artists I mostly like

Goerge Carlin
Ben Kingsley
Jeremy Brett
Kevin Spacey
Jeremy Irons
Christopher Walken
Robin Williams
Al Pacino
Meryl Streep
Glenn Close
Michael Madsen
Tom Hardy
Dustin Hoffman
Woody Harrelson
Kathy Bates
Charlize Theron
Joaquin Phoenix
Matthew McConaughey
Frank Zappa
Frank Sinatra
Amy Winehouse
Freddie Mercury
James Brown
Dire Straits
Van Morrison
Jimi Hendrix
Gary Moore
Nina Simone
Bob Dylan
Jerry Lee Lewis
Billie Holiday
The Doors
John Lennon
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Katica Illenyi
Osvaldo Pugliese

Random things I find interesting or intriguing:

Special and General Theory of Relativity
Milgram experiment
Turing’s work
Skinner’s work
Tesla’s work
Hiroshi Ishiguro’s work