Sovereign Military Order

Famous quotes containing the words sovereign, military and/or order:

    Put up at the moment of greatest suffering a prayer, not for thy own escape, but for the enfranchisement of some being dear to thee, and the sovereign spirit will accept thy ransom.
    Margaret Fuller (1810–1850)

    In all sincerity, we offer to the loved ones of all innocent victims over the past 25 years, abject and true remorse. No words of ours will compensate for the intolerable suffering they have undergone during the conflict.
    —Combined Loyalist Military Command. New York Times, p. A12 (October 14, l994)

    Judicial judgment must take deep account ... of the day before yesterday in order that yesterday may not paralyze today.
    Felix Frankfurter (1882–1965)