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Investor Chamath Palihapitiya spoke about Bitcoin, climate change, and Silicon Valley’s culture of embracing failure in a RealVision interview released on Friday.
The Virgin Galactic chairman and Social Capital CEO also tackled topics such as social media, elite colleges, and virtual education.
Scroll down for his eight best quotes from the interview.
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Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya discussed Bitcoin, climate change, and Silicon Valley culture in a RealVision interview filmed on November 16 and published on Friday.
The Social Capital chief and Virgin Galactic chairman also spoke about the power of social media, criticized elite colleges, and called for changes to virtual education.
Here are his 8 best quotes from the interview, lightly edited and condensed for clarity:
1. “There is a secret that is hiding in plain sight in Silicon Valley, which is that when you fail, you learn.”
2. “Everybody else points and laughs and mocks failure. Whereas here, it is a real badge of honor.”
3. “You are much more likely to have The Rock, or Kim Kardashian, or Charli D’Amelio be the next great politician, than you are some person who is steeped in policy and who really understands what to do” – discussing …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Finance