Consider the size of that one small step upon the moon, and contrast that to the magnitude of the giant leap forward that it represents for mankind.
What is legal is not always what is right. Law infinitely measurable is not justice infinitely important. The number of those without work though large, does not convey the magnitude or the depth of the Great Recession.
The enduring measure of the American Republic is inscribed in a Constitution, while the magnitude of the American experience was born in a Declaration.