That's gotta change.
"Ask ten different scientists about the environment, population control, genetics — and you'll get ten different answers. But there's one thing every scientist on the planet agrees on: whether it happens in a hundred years, or a thousand years, or a million years, eventually our sun will grow cold, and go out. When that happens, it won't just take us, it'll take Marilyn Monroe, and Lao-tsu, Einstein, Maruputo , Buddy Holly, Aristophanes — all of this. All of this was for nothing, unless we go to the stars."
— J. Michael Straczynski, "Babylon 5," spoken by Cmdr. Jeffrey Sinclair (Michael O'Hare)
 As near as I can tell, this is the obligatory famous-guy-in-the-23rd-century-you-haven't-h