Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Data Scan: Quotes on the Cyberpunk Genre
Labels: Game: cyberpunk 2020
- William Gibson, "The Art of Fiction No. 211", The Paris Review
"Never underestimate the determination of a kid who is time-rich and cash-poor."
- Cory Doctorow, Little Brother
"You will be required to do wrong no matter where you go. It is the basic condition of life, to be required to violate your own identity."
- Philip K. Dick, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
"...the street finds its own uses for things."
- William Gibson, "Burning Chrome", Burning Chrome
"Anything that can be done to a rat can be done to a human being. And we can do most anything to rats. This is a hard thing to think about, but it's the truth. It won't go away because we cover our eyes. THAT is cyberpunk."
- Bruce Sterling