I can't help but believe that our inevitable growth as a people lies being able to gently hold both the micro and the macrocosm in our minds and hearts. We CAN see the details in front of us and particular details/points of view with the great skills, passion and history of humanity, and still see that we are infinitesimally small in a large universe we know so little about. The thought of "convicted civility" moves us in that direction as we approach life with our personal viewpoint but are still able to look for the best actions needed for the whole of humanity. Mitakuye Oyasin, "all my relations" speaks to this.
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