This idea that the end result is inevitable is just like the saying "all roads lead to Rome," on a limited understanding you should be able to take any road and reach Rome, but in reality you could still be 10,000 miles away. this sort of message should always be joined with following the right roads of practice.
but there is also the issue of the right/perfect conditions, and the need to create them externally which is just as dangerous. Both of these can lead to inaction or inappropriate/dissident action.
How do you suppose gratitude be expressed in the situation here on this forum? would this include paying attention to what is said; refraining from fallacy arguments, assuming another's agrument... or something else? and how would having gratitude and faith change anything if they are not acted upon? but how do you relate gratitude with "mundane" right view; particularly "there is what is given"?
He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.