Asked in downtown Mountain View. Interviews and photos by Daniel DeBolt.
"Systems of control where the government knows what everyone is doing. I like Mountain View — I hope they don't get involved in anything like that."
Richard Aguirre, Mountain View
"How can we put our resources together and help those who are less fortunate. I definitely care about small business. The need to be helped. Like this local Ava's grocery store. I know it hasn't been easy to get that business started."
Tatyana Shkolnaya, Mountain View
"I'm usually future focused — what's next? Where are we going? How can I improve? How can I grow in one area or another?"
Tim Houston, Mountain View
"Whether all the people I care about are happy and healthy. That's what it comes down to in life, right?"
Paul Reiber, Redwood City
"What am I going to be doing five years from now. It would probably behoove me to think of more present issues, like what am I going to eat for dinner. But I tend to think five, 10, 30 years into the future because I can't live without planning something for some reason."
Taylor Hadnot, Gilroy