"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
"The inevitable collision of punk sensibility — the unrest, the rebellion — with desk-top computers."
— Pat Cadigan
"Small minds play big time games, and everybody else pays."