How different would it be if Nevo was in Vanya's position and vice versa for Vanya?
“…Listen to me, Tver. I am going to build a better, safer world some day. An educated world, who can always eat its fill of bread and knowledge.”
“You will inherit something far better than I ever did. Milk and honey, peace and strength, land and literacy! You will never have to struggle as I did.”
“Look at what we have now, and stretch it from rising to setting sun! Empires are made from grain, my boy, and you will be there to see the warm dawn yourself.”