Liked 10714 Times on 5721 Posts Likes Given: 10472
The First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Timothy, chapter 5, verse 23.
Drink no longer water, but take a little wine for thy stomach's sake.
(NOTE: he said a LITTLE wine, not to get snockered)
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost