Without some form of identity, it’s impossible to form and strengthen lasting relationships with others.
The Inherent Problem with Anonymous Apps
David Byttow

I agree with your statement with one exception. Apps like Whisper are anonymous, but you also have the ability to continue your conversation on another platform if you choose. It’s easy to exchange contact info and get to know someone via text message, email, etc. However, this presents a different problem: User safety.