Gold is incredibly inconvenient. It's difficult to use, particularly when transacting with untrusted parties. It doesn't support safe storage options like multisig. At this point, gold has less adoption than crypto, so crypto is the better bet.
— vitalik.eth (@VitalikButerin) October 26, 2022
Gold also has the risk of huge centrally controlled inflation due to asteroid mining
— hayden.eth 🦄 (@haydenzadams) October 26, 2022