Fiction: "The Galactic Whirlpool" by David Gerrold... one of the earliest, and still one of the best.
Non-Fiction: "Star Trek Sketchbook" and "The Art of Star Trek" Production designs... my bread and butter, and I still love the early designs, before the "look" we are all familliar with got settled upon...
Number Two: Conform, Number Six! Conform!
Number Six: I will not be stamped, filed, indexed, briefed, debriefed, or numbered! I am a person.