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The sovereignty of one's self over one's self is called Liberty. ...
by Albert Pike

The sovereignty of one's self over one's self is called Liberty.
- Albert Pike

The eyes of the cheerful and of the melancholy man
are fixed upon the same creation;
but very different are the aspects which it bears to them.
- Albert Pike

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us;
what we have done for others and the world
remains and is immortal.
- Albert Pike

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
- Albert Pike

 

War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.
- Albert Pike

We have all the light we need, we just need to put it in practice.
- Albert Pike

Will is the dynamic soul-force.
- Albert Pike

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Philosophy is a kind of journey, ever learning yet
never arriving at the ideal perfection of truth.
- Albert Pike

One man is equivalent to all Creation.
One man is a World in miniature.
- Albert Pike

Faith begins where Reason sinks exhausted.
- Albert Pike

A man should live with his superiors as he does with his fire:
not too near,
lest he burn; nor too far off, lest he freeze.
- Albert Pike

To work with the hands or brain, according to our requirements and our capacities,
to do that which lies before us to do,
is more honorable than rank and title.
- Albert Pike

Above all things let us never forget that mankind constitutes one great brotherhood;
all born to encounter suffering and sorrow,
and therefore bound to sympathize with each other.
- Albert Pike

Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world,
have been achieved by poor men; poor scholars,
poor professional men, poor artisans and artists,
poor philosophers, poets, and men of genius.
- Albert Pike

But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers
shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth:
for the Father seeketh such to worship him.
God is a spirit: and they that worship him must worship
him in spirit and in truth.
- Albert Pike

The universal medicine for the Soul is the Supreme
Reason and Absolute Justice;
for the mind,
mathematical and practical Truth; for the body,
the Quintessence, a combination of light and gold.
- Albert Pike

Doubt, the essential preliminary of all improvement and discovery,
must accompany the stages of man's onward progress.
The faculty of doubting and questioning,
without which those of comparison and judgment would be useless,
is itself a divine prerogative of the reason.
- Albert Pike

In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
- Saint Augustine

The nations must be organized internationally and induced
to enter into partnership,
subordinating in some measure national sovereignty
to worldwide institutions and obligations.
- Arthur Henderson

As far as the sovereignty of Bosnia-Hercegovina is
concerned we agreed to have limited sovereignty for
a limited time and that is clear from the Dayton Agreement.
- Alija Izetbegovic

Relinquishing apparent national sovereignty does not
have to entail a loss of national sovereignty,
but can actually be a benefit.
- Ulrich Beck

With the Germans, the sovereignty resided in the great assembly of the people.
- John Lothrop Motley

I think there really is no shortcut to sovereignty.
- Paul Bremer

Transferring our sovereignty and decisionmaking power to the WTO,
to the United Nations, or any other international body
is not in the long-term interests of our people.
- Dana Rohrabacher

It is only when the people become ignorant and corrupt,
when they degenerate into a populace,
that they are incapable of exercising their sovereignty.
- James Monroe

We wish to be citizens of the United States or citizens of Puerto Rico.
In either case, with all the inherent rights of a natural sovereignty.
- Jose de Diego

Let sovereignty be granted us over a portion of the
earth's surface large enough to satisfy our rightful
requirements as a nation.
The rest we shall manage for ourselves.
- Theodor Herzl

The European nations' loss of sovereignty to the EU
should be a warning to Americans.
- Phyllis Schlafly

National sovereignty is an obligation as well as an entitlement.
A government that will not perform the role of a government
forfeits the rights of a government.
- Richard Perle

For the state by its nature claims sovereignty,
the right to an unlimited development of power,
determined only by self-interest.
It is by nature anarchistic.
- Christian Lous Lange

Yachts are the closest a commoner can get to sovereignty.
- Charles Simonyi

The purpose of the United Nations should be to protect
the essential sovereignty of nations,
large and small.
- Nikita Khrushchev

The moon and other celestial bodies should be free
for exploration and use by all countries.
No country should be permitted to advance a claim of sovereignty.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Our first object is...
the obtaining of sovereignty, assured by international law,
over a portion of the globe sufficiently large to satisfy our just requirements.
- Theodor Herzl

You know, we do not want the militarization of Haiti.
We do not see a Haitian as a protectorate where it
relinquishes its own sovereignty.
- Danny Glover

I hope in time N. H. as well as the other States will feel the importance of Sovereignty.
- William Whipple

The sovereignty of scriptures of all religions must
come to an end if we want to have a united integrated modern India.
- B. R. Ambedkar

A transitional government is the beginning of a transfer of sovereignty.
It's a question of Iraqi security and moving forward
with the political process.
- Joschka Fischer

We are now physically, politically, and economically
one world and nations so interdependent that the absolute
national sovereignty of nations is no longer possible.
- John Boyd Orr

It is quite understandable that Puerto Ricans seek
to preserve a cultural sense of identity without separating politically from U.S.
national sovereignty.
- Dick Thornburgh

Thus the whole country was broken into many shreds
and patches of sovereignty.
- John Lothrop Motley

True republicanism is the sovereignty of the people.
There are natural and imprescriptible rights which
an entire nation has no right to violate.
- Marquis de Lafayette

You can't get closer to the heart of national sovereignty
than national security and intelligence services.
- Gijs de Vries

Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
- Kemal Ataturk

We Chileans have to be able to understand that in a
democracy institutions must function freely and with sovereignty.
- Ricardo Lagos

Eroticism has its own moral justification because it
says that pleasure is enough for me;
it is a statement of the individual's sovereignty.
- Mario Vargas Llosa

Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
- Thomas Browne

For the sake of goodness and love, man shall let death
have no sovereignty over his thoughts.
- Thomas Mann

The health care reform legislation passed by the U.S.
House of Representatives last night clearly violates the U.S.
Constitution and infringes on each state's sovereignty.
- Bill McCollum

The free world is really helping Lebanon restore its sovereignty.
I imagine there is quite a bit of pressure on Syria to leave.
I hope they leave in a peaceful way.
- Camille Chamoun

A family on the throne is an interesting idea.
It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
- Walter Bagehot

The unionists also for their part, want to minimise
the potential for change,
not only on the equality agenda but on the issues of
sovereignty and ending the union.
- Gerry Adams

Sovereignty must not be used for inflicting harm on anyone,
whether citizen or foreigner.
- Ludwig von Mises

In restoring man from evil sovereignty,
we must cheat.
- Sun Myung Moon

The very heart of being a sovereign nation is providing
security of one's borders,
of one's internal situation, and security against anyone attacking one's nation.
That is the very heart of what I believe is sovereignty.
- John Warner

Sovereignty is a word that is used often but it has
really no specific meaning.
Sovereignty today is nominal.
Any number of countries that are sovereign are sovereign
only nominally and relatively.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

But I am sure also that from a political point of view,
and from a social point of view the federal link,
without infringing the sovereignty of any of the nations
which might take part in such as association,
could be beneficial.
- Aristide Briand

Iraq may get peace and stability through restoring
it's sovereignty under participation of all Iraqi factions and sectarian groups,
who must rebuild a new democratic, free and independent Iraq.
- Ali A. Saleh

The idea that you surrender your identity when you
relinquish national powers is unhelpful.
No, indeed, precisely the opposite is the case:
if done in an intelligent way,
you attain the sovereignty to better solve national
problems in cooperation with others.
- Ulrich Beck

We owe our troops more than rhetoric;
we owe them a real plan.
The Administration has yet to put forward a strategy
for achieving stability in Iraq,
ending the conflict, and handing over sovereignty to
the people of Iraq and the new Iraqi government.
- Dennis Cardoza

A Supreme Court decision that concessions of this sort
were unconstitutional would have taken them off the
table and actually increased the effective sovereignty of elected officials.
- Michael Kinsley

Until the control of the issue of currency and credit
is restored to government and recognized as its most
conspicuous and sacred responsibility,
all talks of the sovereignty of Parliament and of democracy is idle and futile.
- William Lyon Mackenzie King

A declaration of the independence of America,
and the sovereignty of the United STates was drawn
by the ingenious and philosophic pen of Thomas Jefferson,
Esquire, a delegate from the state of Virginia.
- Mercy Otis Warren

The fate of every democracy, of every government based
on the sovereignty of the people,
depends on the choices it makes between these opposite principles,
absolute power on the one hand, and on the other the
restraints of legality and the authority of tradition.
- John Acton

If the choice were made, one for us to lose our sovereignty
and become a member of the Commonwealth or remain with
our sovereignty and lose the membership of the Commonwealth,
I would say let the Commonwealth go.
- Robert Mugabe

Well we are hoping that the power of the community
of free nations is such that our sovereignty our rights
are not going to be challenged by anybody who's going
try to undermine the freedom,
the openness of our societies and our security.
- Douglas Feith

But if republicans are to prevail, if the peace process
is to be successfully concluded and Irish sovereignty
and re-unification secured,
then we have to set the agenda - no-one else is going to do that.
- Gerry Adams

As the highest ranking American official in the United Nations organization,
I came to understand thoroughly that the national constitutional
processes of the member states define the status of
territories under their sovereignty.
- Dick Thornburgh

However, the sovereignty of the states is constitutionally defined and recognized,
while the powers of the local government in Puerto Rico are defined by,
and subject to alteration under, federal statutory law.
- Dick Thornburgh

Specifically, the reservation of sovereignty to the
people of the states in matters not governed by federal
law is constitutionally defined and permanently enshrined in the 10th Amendment.
- Dick Thornburgh

Satan cannot win.
Why not? Because he has denied God's sovereignty and disobeyed God's law.
But Moses was told explicitly, God's blessings come only from obedience.
Satan will not win because he has abandoned God's tool of dominion,
biblical law.
- Gary North


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