11 Quotes From Cryptocurrency Influencers

11 Quotes From Cryptocurrency Influencers11 Quotes From Cryptocurrency Influencers

The good, the bad and the ugly from some of the top cryptocurrency influencers. They are in at the deep end and are all successful in the world of crypto. You might not agree with everything they say but they are always worth reading.





1. Vitalik Buterin Vitalik Buterin on making crypto easier to adopt

“I think there’s too much emphasis on BTC/ETH/whatever ETFs, and not enough emphasis on making it easier for people to buy $5 to $100 in cryptocurrency via cards at corner stores. The former is better for pumping price, but the latter is much better for actual adoption.”

2.  Charlie Lee on keeping up to date with crypto newsCharlie Lee

“Problem with crypto news is that the second it gets posted, it’s out of date.”


3. Linda Xie on doing your own due diligenceLinda Xie

“I’ve seen multiple crypto projects lie about what investors were backing them and a couple projects misrepresent me as an investor. Not cool. Stay safe out there people and do your own research.”

4. Michael Novogratz on fighting a corrupt worldMike Novogratz

“One reason I am spending my time and money in crypto is my belief that Web 3.0 will offer us a chance to build a more distributed world, a less corrupt world, and a fairer world.”


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5. Andreas M. Antonopoulos on paper walletsAndreas M Antonopoulos

“Use hardware wallets, most people can’t do paper wallets securely. DON’T recommend paper wallets to non-experts.”


6. Gavin Andresen on maybe we have a bad systemGavin Andresen

“If you feel disempowered because bad people are in charge, maybe the problem is the system that gives those people power over your life.”


7. Tyler Winklevoss on the positive future of BTCTyler Winklevoss

“Bitcoin is backed by cryptography, mathematics, and one of the largest computer networks in the world… It’s also open source and can evolve and grow over time.”


8. Adam Back on being your own bankAdam Back

“That’s the point of Bitcoin: be your own bank, receive your own payments so there is no intermediary to say “no”. A hosted account is just a Bitcoin denominated bank account with mid term the same problems as PayPal and banks.”

9. Stephan Tual on sharks with big grins taking overStephan Tual

“Tech has potential but people need to stop seeing it as a ‘get rich quick’ mechanism or else it will implode: the geeks will leave and all that will be left are the sharks with big grins at investment conferences.”

10. Elizabeth Stark on cryptocurrency not having a personal data safety netElizabeth Stark

“Cryptocurrency is one of *the* most adversarial environments out there, because attackers can get access to actual money (as opposed to, say, personal data which they could use to get money).”

11. Roger Ver on not being stoppedRoger Ver

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.”


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