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SXSW 2012: The Best Cultural Quotes From The Panels

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Sci-fi author/futurist/visionary Bruce Sterling signs books for the audience after closing the interactive portion of the festival with the annual
Sci-fi author/futurist/visionary Bruce Sterling signs books for the audience after closing the interactive portion of the festival with the annual "Ultimate Bruce Sterling Talk."

A motley of thinkers and influencers in the cultural realm were out at SXSW's interactive portion, spreading their soundbite-ready opinions in hour-long panels throughout the festival. We've compiled the best quotes from the most culturally-relevant talks on the future of music, art and more, from the funnier one-liners to the ones that make you rethink your life. Click on for words of wisdom from quote master Bruce Sterling, New York Times columnist David Carr, Iranian cultural critic Saman Arbabi and more.

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