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Case Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Case
  1. #1
    “I like it, you know? Like I’ve always talked to myself, in my head, when I’ve been in tight spots. Pretend I got some friend, somebody I can trust, and I’ll tell ‘em what I really think, what I feel like, and then I’ll pretend they’re telling me what they think about that, and I’ll just go along that way. Having you in is kinda like that.”
  2. #2
    “The ... smart ones are as smart as the Turing heat is willing to let ‘em get.”
  3. #3
    “Operators above a certain level tended to submerge their personalities, he knew. ”
  4. #4
    “Power, in Case’s world, meant corporate power. ”
  5. #5
    “He’d operated on an almost permanent adrenaline high, a byproduct of youth and proficiency, jacking into a custom cyberspace deck that projected his disembodied consciousness into the consensual hallucination that was the matrix.”