Tuesday, November 11, 2014
That is what we must make people feel... the catch in the throat, the wrench to steady the nerves, the determination to carry on.
John Dos Passos
John Dos Passos (1896-1970), U.S. novelist, poet, playwright, painter. Major J.W. Moorehouse in 1919, of the trilogy U.S.A., The Modern Library, Random House, Inc. (1937).
On the subject of instilling greater feeling of support for the war effort during the First World War.