Nor is the question before us whether the market is a force for good or ill. Its power togenerate wealth and expand freedom is unmatched, but this crisis has reminded us thatwithout a watchful eye, the market can spin out of control-a nation cannot proper long when itfavors only the prosperous. The success of our economy has always depended not just on thesize of our Gross Domestic Product, but on the reach of our prosperity-on our ability toextend opportunity to every willing heart-not out of charity, but because it is the surestroute to our common good.
As for our common defense, we reject as false the choice between our safety and our ideals.Our Founding Fathers, faced with perils that we can scarcely imagine, drafted a charter toassure the rule of law and the rights of man, a charter expanded by the blood of generations.Those ideals still light the world, and we will not give them up for expedience's sake. And so toall the other peoples and governments who are watching today, from the grandest capitals tothe small village where my father was born: know that America is a friend of each nation andevery man, woman, and child who seeks a future of peace and dignity, and we are ready tolead once more.
1. be faced with
eg. We are faced with a serious problem.
eg. Faced with that dilemma, he was perplexed.
2. for one's sake
eg. Some people do science for its own sake. Others may be lured by pecuniary rewards.
eg. Before delivering the job, run the spelling and grammar checker once more, just for safety'ssake.
3. once more
eg. My wife was delighted that things had returned to normal once more.
eg. She braced herself up and tried once more.