Me, personally, I am full of doubt. I absolutely wish that Dust 514 changes the world, literally. But I find it hard to imagine; especially considering CCP's current financial problems. I tried playing Eve Online four times by now and each time it failed to grab my interest long term. I want to believe, but Eve has just too many flaws.
And still, Eve Online is a remarkable game: a vision. Steve Jobs quotes are popular right now, so let me quote this one:
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.