The pious have their role: a specific role for specific types of people. I would argue a special few. The masses of Muslims: the artists, those who grind from 9-5, those who struggle to raise their kids, their grades and their faith those who don’t fit the “religious” mold, are the most apt at presenting Islam.
Often, we make decisions based on our hearts. This is rooted in the statement of Prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم), “Ask your heart.”