Quote by June Carter Cash
I worked with John, but I had enough sense to walk just a little ways behind him. I could have made more records, but I wanted to have a marriage.
This quote implies that the speaker had the opportunity to achieve more success in their career but chose not to prioritize it over having a fulfilling and stable personal life. The person named John is portrayed as a highly ambitious individual who likely prioritized career advancement above all else. The speaker recognizes the importance of a balanced life and prioritizes their marriage over potential career achievements.
If we invest in researching and developing energy technology, we'll do some real good in the long run, rather than just making ourselves feel good today. But climate change is not the only challenge of the 21st century, and for many other global problems we have low-cost, durable solutions.