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trying to make sense out of stuff
Aus einem Stelleninserat: “SIE DENKEN DAS GEHT NICHT, GEBEN SIE UNS DIE CHANCE IHNEN DIES ZU BEWEISEN!” http://t.co/lDDjUCZmPP Oh weh.— Nico Luchsinger (@halbluchs) February 17, 2014
Bitcoin, in that sense, is anti democratic. It’s based on mistrust rather than trust, it refuses to take any responsibility onto itself – indeed, it doesn’t even have a self to take responsibility onto. It’s nihilistic, and an attractive alternative only to things which are downright bad.
Thirty—the promise of a decade of loneliness, a thinning list of single men to know, a thinning brief-case of enthusiasm, thinning hair.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby.
VCs have control when things don’t work. Entrepreneurs have control when they do.
— An important and true insight from Fred Wilson (A VC: Entrepreneurs Have Control When Things Work, VCs Have Control When They Don’t).