vision has many aspects, and, as the universal in our name implies,
is quite comprehensive in scope:
humanity which is both individually and collectively, in psychological
terms, self-actualized – that is, we understand ourselves
a humanity which expresses love, health, and a continuing quest
for universal understanding
a humanity which lives responsibly in peace and harmony with itself,
with other life forms, with the earth, and with the universe as
a humanity which respects and provides for both personal freedom
and individuality as well as the collective good
a humanity which has personal and technological capabilities few
people even dream of today
a humanity which has taken its rightful place as citizens of the
believe most of humanity would also want this vision fulfilled. We also
believe that only by fulfilling such a vision will humanity survive,
grow spiritually and intellectually, and prosper for the long term.
To really understand humanity's place in the universe, we need a universal
vision. Our limited horizons in the past, and the present, have prevented
humanity from developing into the beings we truly can be.
can have a tremendous future, if this vision is fulfilled. If this vision,
or some other one like it, is not fulfilled, we face a difficult future
Universal Vision cannot realize this vision by itself. We
will have to rely on the work of others as well – from both the
past, present, and future. Although we have plans to conduct some of
our own research, we see our function primarily as an integrator and
verifier of the work being done and of the information available.
We ask you to join with us in this endeavor to make humanity's future
as bright as it can be.