1. Basic knowledge of the Big Bang and formation of the Earth & life on Earth in way that explains why things are as they are.
2. Basic knowledge of the history of our world and of current everyday events.
3. Consistent empathy for people we encounter each day and loyalty to people who matter most in our lives.
4. Awareness of what we each need to do as individuals in a challenging world to get by, enjoy life and accomplish things we see as of value.
There is a way to live that balances the external world with the internal world.
With some thought and some plain old everyday living, I think we can figure it out to the degree that such a thing can be determined.
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