Picard: Did you read that book I gave you?
Wesley: Some of it.
Picard: That's reassuring.
Wesley: I just don't have much time.
Picard: There's no greater challenge than the study of philosophy.
Wesley: But, William James won't be on my Starfleet exams.
Picard: The important things never will be. Anyone can be trained in the mechanics of piloting a starship.
Wesley: But, Starfleet Academy...
Picard: It takes more. Open your mind to the past; art, history, philosophy, and all this may mean something.