Sometimes certain situations make it vividly clear that life is not fair, that talent is not evenly distributed and that travelling and gaining a profound understanding of other cultures is more important than much of our formal education. However, there can be only one standard of excellence and it is not divisible. it must be applicable to all without exception if it is to have any meaning and fulfill its calling to improve the general quality of life and permit the human spirit to realize it full potential to rise above mere material considerations. Clearly most work does not live up to such standards.