Satoshi Nakamoto or Winston Churchill?

Guess which quotes about crypto are real.

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As always, let’s warm-up with an easy one. “I AM HODLING”. Did such a quote exist?

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Obviously! Written by a seemingly drunk guy on a bitcoin forum, the thread with such a title is perhaps the most well-known crypto meme.

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Let’s go to a bit more serious quote. “The root problem with conventional currency is all the trust that's required to make it work. The central bank must be trusted not to debase the currency, but the history of fiat currencies is full of breaches of that trust”

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It was Satoshi Nakamoto, whoever he actually was, who wrote that in 2009.

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“Crypto is the worst currency system, but all other systems are even worse”

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This was an easy one, wasn’t it? We paraphrased this quote from a famous one by Churchill: “...democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried...”

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“I am not a fan of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, which are not money, and whose value is highly volatile and based on thin air”

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Unfortunately, Trump did say that recently. He went on to blame unregulated crypto for “unlawful behavior, including drug trade and other illegal activity”.

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“Nothing in the tangible word that isn't living has any value beyond a bitcoin amount”

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A similar quote does exist, but the original one refers to dollar, not bitcoin.

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“At its core, bitcoin is a smart currency, designed by very forward-thinking engineers”

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This time, it’s real. Those are words by Peter Diamandis, Founder and Chairman of the X Prize Foundation.

Your result

6 questions

3 correct answers