Mars is there, waiting to be reached.
Houston, Tranquility Base here. The eagle has landed.
I think humans will reach Mars, and I would like to see it happen in my lifetime.
There's a need for accepting responsibility - for a person's life and making choices that are not just ones for immediate short-term comfort. You need to make an investment, and the investment is in health and education.
We can continue to try and clean up the gutters all over the world and spend all of our resources looking at just the dirty spots and trying to make them clean. Or we can lift our eyes up and look into the skies and move forward in an evolutionary way.