Skeptics and 'whoas-me' personalities are tiresome and self-defeating. Arete is mountain top and perfected virtue, getting there is up to you. Talk about overcoming your own 'Mountains of Madness' and taking on personal responsibility.
Turbo charging a population is tricky. The tuning requires extra attention to keep it sustainable. Virtue ethics bred from the Hellenic is my apologetic. What is yours? Roll the dice and look in the rear-view, it's the only way forward in this world of chance and probability.