Dante
👋🏻 Hi, I'm Dante. I'm currently building a gamified mental health / mindfulness startup

I'm constantly trying to optimize my life for fulfillment and productivity. Spending the majority of my time learning behavioral science, iterating on product, and building my second brain.


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My Favorite Stuff:

Favorite Coding Language -> Swift

Favorite Movie -> The Pursuit of Happyness (Yes spelled this way)

Favorite Shows -> Breaking Bad

Favorite Reality TV Show -> Alone

Favorite Podcast -> How I Built This / Huberman Lab

Favorite Book -> Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari


My Favorite Quote

“Compulsive avoidance of embarrassment is a form of suicide” - Colin Marshall


People I'm inspired by:

Luis Von Ahn - Founder of Duolingo, I highly recommend watching his interview with Tim Ferris. Simply brilliant.

Naval Ravikant - Not your average billionaire. Super helpful insights for wealth creation, life, relationships and happiness.

Nathaniel Drew - one of the few entertaining youtubers who actually produces meaningful content.

Sahil Lavingia - Sahil's backstory as well as his philosophy on entrepreneurship are extremely unique.

Tim Ferris - I have been listening to his podcasts for the past 4 years and is the person who really taught me about the 80/20 principle.

Neal Stephenson - My favorite fiction writer. Favorite book would of his would be The Diamond Age.

Paul Graham - Founder of Y combinator and great writer.

Lex Fridman - Some of the best conversations I have ever listened to have been on his podcast.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb - Best selling author, likes to get into arguments on twitter, and a true intellectual.

David Perell - David inspired me to start writing online and start my twitter and blog.

For the rest, check out who I follow on Twitter