Sentience (adj): having senses, able to perceive or feel things

“she had been instructed from birth in the equality of all sentient life forms”

synonyms: (capable of) feeling, livinglife; conscious, awareresponsivereactive

“any sentient creature should have the good sense to avoid something so dangerous”


Sovereignty (n): supreme power, authority, master


Being (n): a living Being, individual and whole, unique, a life center, human beings among living Beings

Personal Sovereign Being: One’s own ruler, master of one’s self, having control over one’s own life. Self governance – individual sovereignty

“How can we hope to wrest sovereignty away from the oligarchy and back to the people?” (note: the state does not represent the people)

Synonyms: autonomy, independence, self-governance, self-rule, self-determination, free will, personal control