Originally Posted by vailpass
Fair enough. I'd rather be free, with rights. There is a price we pay for that. There is also the question of honor.
Honor? How does that fit in?
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.” — James Madison