Re: The New Nation
I don't think he was trying to be funny.
Now the first half was written solely from my personal thoughts.
If you would have read the whole thing you would see at the extras and info section I said I am going to give some info that goes along with my views well.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature, and has no chance of being free unless made or kept so by the exertions of better men than himself John Stuart Mill