'Live long and prosper.'
'The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.'
'Make it so.'
‘Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end.’
'I'm a doctor, not a bricklayer.'
'You can stop it!' 'Stop it? I'm counting on it!'
Over the past century Star Trek has woven itself into our socio-cultural DNA. It provides a set of cultural reference points to powerful ideas, striking ideas, beneficial ideas that help us here in our civilization think better--even those of us who are economists.