Common selflessness can organize, bring people together to invest themselves in a worthy cause. For myself, this is open source. For publishers of open source software, there is (quite often) little reward beyond ones own practice of craft and sharing.
Aren't we each really practicing the craft of life through our tools and interests, each artisans and artificers?
In these days of rare opportunity, it's more important than ever to align our senses to the truths life has to offer for creating opportunity.