Quotes and Sayings About Cryptography

Cryptography is typically bypassed, not penetrated.
 Adi Shamir 
One must acknowledge with cryptography no amount of violence will ever solve a math problem.
 Jacob Appelbaum 
Cryptography shifts the balance of power from those with a monopoly on violence to those who comprehend mathematics and security design.
 Jacob Appelbaum 
What affected me most profoundly was the realization that the sciences of cryptography and mathematics are very elegant, pure sciences. I found that the ends for which these pure sciences are used are less elegant.
 Jim Sanborn 
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 John Perry Barlow 
Cryptography has generated number theory, algebraic geometry over finite fields, algebra, combinatorics and computers.
 Vladimir Arnold 
I thought cryptography was a technique that did not require your trusting other peoplethat if you encrypted your files, you would have the control to make the choice as to whether you would surrender your files.
 Whitfield Diffie