“We have to feel a sense of urgency about the future, about technologies that we’ve never encountered before. If we don’t feel that sense of urgency today, the future is gonna show up and it’s gonna be something that we probably don’t like, and we will probably have some regrets. […] if you don’t believe me, think about social media.”

source: Amy Webb, futurist and writer, in Land of the Giants: The Rise of Amazon podcast, episode 2. Alexa, What’s Amazon Doing Inside My Home?