Although Gahan's much chronicled struggle with drug abuse has threatened to derail the band many times, Depeche Mode has managed to become one of the longest lasting acts in music.
The time to check your reports is now, before unknown problems, or those you should have done something about, derail your plans.
Some people find a visual reminder of all their hard work inspiring, but if you hit a plateau or even gain a pound or two, seeing those numbers on paper could derail your efforts.
Additionally, rising health care costs, considered by some to be a runaway train, are external factors that may derail even the most detailed retirement and estate planning.
The time to begin checking your reports is now, before unknown problems, or problems you should have previously done something about, derail your plans.
At home, there are no waiting lines to throw you off the groove and no surprising "out of order" signs to derail you from your established program.
The body uses natural pain killers, called endorphins, that are meant to derail further pain messages from the same source.
Then we will list the things that might derail us on the way to that future.
So while such an attack and its aftermath would not derail our eventual arrival at the next golden age, it quite possibly would delay it.
Having said all of that, government should certainly be watched with a suspicious eye, for it could conceivably delay or derail our ascent to the next golden age.