„Less hate and greed
Is what we need
And more of service true;
More men to love
The flag above
And keep it first in view.Less boast and brag
About the flag,
More faith in what it means;
More heads erect,
More self-respect,
Less talk of war machines.“

—  Edgar Guest, Our Duty to Our Flag, stanzas 1-2, p. 59.
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