If you expect people to be rational, you aren't being rational.
Saying that however I don't really see any country as being the "greatest" to live in, as they say home is where the heart is.
‘This is not peace, it is an armistice for 20 years.’ (Ferdinand Foch. After the Treaty of Versailles, 1919).
In your opinion, maybe. However in some of those categories, I would bet that your nation and mine tabulate results differently.You just open yourself to being knocked down on an endless number of issues.
You should be proud of your country. It has a long and rich history.Sure, be proud of your country, and I'll be proud of mine. I can also admire your country,
That is completely up to you.but I won't bother telling you what I admire about it if you keep telling me that it's the best.
"It's always reassuring to find you've made the right enemies." -- William J. Donovan
a hypothetical for you, Jack : are you willing to pay significantly higher wartime tax rates whenever our troops are deployed or when we are involved in a military action abroad?