I think Dan and Minne pegged it perfectly.
To what Dan said, captains rejected compasses at first. They didn't want them on their boats.
Minne -- is really is all about the smiles.
Great minds discuss ideas;
Average minds discuss events;
Small minds discuss people.
The best minds discuss sailing, anchors, batteries, rode length, fridge-or-not, freezer-or-not, and guns-on-board. I don't know why. It's a mystery!