Anticipation of the future has always been, and will always be a powerful motivating force.
Astrology is an ancient body of knowledge originally developed as a timing system. The planets and stars were thought to be “god’s alphabet,” and those who could read the sky were able to interpret his messages.
Do I mind being referred to as a dwarf planet? Actually, nobody asked me until now. It’s a good thing that I’m not sensitive about my size. Powerful things do come in small packages, and I’m nothing if not powerful.