Your ability to analyse a situation and decide upon an appropriate course of action is invaluable today.
Yes, the spark is there today. You are remembering just how special it felt to use your gifts and talents. We are all blessed with special gifts and we have a responsibility to use and develop them. Your place in this world is already assured. All you need to do is use the talents that you have been given to make a positive impact on you own life and the lives of others.
Clever answers are great, but clever questions are wonderful. Ask the right questions.