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A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.

Victor Hugo, author

Obey the principles without being bound by them.

Bruce Lee, actor

The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility.

Thomas S. Monson, clergyman

There are three constants in life... change, choice and principles.

Stephen Covey, businessman

My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring.

Prince William, royalty

People must have righteous principles in the first, and then they will not fail to perform virtuous actions.

Martin Luther, monk

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Alfred Adler, psychologist

Take pleasure in your dreams; relish your principles and drape your purest feelings on the heart of a precious lover.

Giotto di Bondone, artist

The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.

Plato, philosopher

In matters of principals, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot.

Thomas Paine, writer

It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Adlai Stevenson, politician

I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.

Frank Lloyd Wright, architect

Principles aren't of much account anyway, except at election time. After that you hang them up to let them season.

Mark Twain, author

Those are my principles, and if you don't like them...well I have others.

Groucho Marx, comedian

Prosperity is the best protector of principle.

Mark Twain, author

A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., judge

A faith is something you die for, a doctrine is something you kill for. There is all the difference in the world.

Tony Benn, politician

We may be personally defeated, but our principles never.

William Lloyd Garrison, journalist

Nobody ever did anything very foolish except from some strong principle.

Lord Melbourne, statesman

Freedom. And Justice. If you have those two, it covers everything. You must stick to those principles and have the courage of your convictions.

Ian Smith, politician

Its easy to have principles when you're rich. The important thing is to have principles when you're poor.

Ray Kroc, businessman

Parents need to teach their children principles of respect and acceptance.

Zachary Quinto, actor

Policy is the people you work with.

William Gaskill,

And each of these perspectives comes to the same conclusion, which is that our global economy is out of control and performing contrary to basic principles of market economics.

David Korten, activist

Success is the ability to rise above principle.

Gerald Barzan,

I have always supported measures and principles and not men.

Davy Crockett, explorer

All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principles of equal partnership.

Ann Landers, journalist

This is not a time to back away from the principles that this country was founded on.

Jeff Bingaman, politician

The highest glory of the American Revolution was this: it connected in one indissoluble bond the principles of civil government with the principles of Christianity.

John Quincy Adams, president

High achievers spot rich opportunities swiftly, make big decisions quickly and move into action immediately. Follow these principles and you can make your dreams come true.

Robert H. Schuller, clergyman

Custom is our nature. What are our natural principles but principles of custom?

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

Values provide perspective in the best of times and worst.

Charles A. Garfield,

The highest principles for our aspirations and judgments are given to us in the Jewish-Christian religious tradition.

Albert Einstein, physicist

One of the grand fundamental principles of Mormonism is to receive truth, let it come from whence it may.

Joseph Smith, Jr., clergyman

But the more an organization succeeds and prospers, the more it is likely to be diverted from its original ideals, principles and purposes.

Robert Shea, author

Almost anything that can be praised or advocated has been put to some disgusting use. There is no principle, however immaculate, that has not had its compromising manipulator.

Percy Wynham Lewis,

From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.

Tom Stoppard, dramatist

The true function of philosophy is to educate us in the principles of reasoning and not to put an end to further reasoning by the introduction of fixed conclusions.

George Henry Lewes, philosopher

To abandon oneself to principles is really to die - and to die for an impossible love which is the contrary of love.

Albert Camus, philosopher

For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute my mind with foul images, and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother, and the good mistress of my childhood.

Harriet Ann Jacobs, writer

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Conquest is not in our principles. It is inconsistent with our government.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Rotary provides training at all levels so that those who have been selected for leadership positions have the opportunity to learn and apply leadership principles to their jobs.

Ron D. Burton, businessman

The perfection of our union, especially our commitment to equality of opportunity, has been a story of constant striving to live up to our Founding principles. This is what Abraham Lincoln meant when he said, 'In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free - honorable alike in what we give, and what we preserve.'

Paul Ryan, politician

I hope to live all my life for my art, without abandoning my principles one iota.

Gustave Courbet, artist

Principle, particularly moral principal, can never be a weathervane, spinning around this way and that with the shifting winds of expediency. Moral principle is a compass forever fixed and forever true. And that is as important in business as it is in the classroom.

Edward R. Lyman,

The principles that made this nation a great and powerful leader of the world, have not lost their meaning. They never will. We know we can bring this country back. I'm Mitt Romney. I believe in America. And I'm running for president of the United States.

Mitt Romney, politician

When they favor the access of other people to education and health care, the countries of the North not only demonstrate generosity or solidarity, but also implement the principles of respecting and promoting human rights.

Omar Bongo, politician

Indeed, in view of its function, religion stands in greater need of a rational foundation of its ultimate principles than even the dogmas of science.

Muhammad Iqbal, poet

I don't consult polls to tell me what my principles are or what our policies should be.

Paul Ryan, politician

I had to abandon free market principles in order to save the free market system.

George W. Bush, president

We believe in individual initiative, personal responsibility, opportunity, freedom, small government, the Constitution. These principles, these American principles are key to getting our economy back to being successful and leading the world.

Mitt Romney, politician

Canada is founded upon principles that recognize the supremacy of God and the rule of law.

Stockwell Day, politician

Whether you were talking about Pillsbury, Burger King, Godfather's, the National Restaurant Association, in each one of those situations, I had a daunting problem that I had to solve. And I used the same business principles to approach the problem and, more importantly, solve the problem in every one of the situations.

Herman Cain, businessman

We will always apply the same principles of collective security, prudent caution, and superior weaponry that enabled us to peacefully prevail in the long cold war against the Soviet Union.

Theodore C. Sorensen, lawyer

The more consistent a father can be or a mentor can be in the person's life and teach them principles of real solid manhood, character, integrity and leadership, the more consistent you can be in the person's life and teach them those things at a younger age, and then the better off they'll be.

Allan Houston, athlete

You can design a mortgage system that is different without a Fannie and Freddie, but there are principles you have to have, to have a good system.

Jamie Dimon, businessman

Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.

George Jean Nathan, editor

You know, I like to think that I will subscribe very much to the core Republican principles of small government. Making a small number of rules and getting out of the way. Keeping taxes low. Creating an environment for small businesses to grow and thrive.

Meg Whitman, businesswoman

Success in management and success in sport are derived from the same basic principles.

Will Carling, athlete

In order to restore our country to the principles on which it was founded, we need to elect leaders that believe in the principles of the party, not just the power of the party.

Christine O'Donnell, politician

The Independent or Congregational theory includes two principles; first, that the governing and executive power in the Church is in the brotherhood; and secondly, that the Church organization is complete in each worshipping assembly, which is independent of every other.

Charles Hodge, theologian

If I am confirmed, I will commit to show Heller and the principles articulated in it the full measure of respect that is due to all constitution decisions of the court.

Elena Kagan, judge

For years now I have been talking about personal responsibility and accountability, both in our private lives and in the halls of government. Those are important principles here in Idaho, and they will form the basis of this administration.

Butch Otter, politician

The spirit in which the offer was made must of necessity contribute to improving and alleviating the situation of the Jewish people without our renouncing one iota of the great principles upon which our movement is based.

Theodor Herzl, journalist

The way you have bipartisan negotiations, you sit down across the table, as we did with Ted Kennedy, as I've done with many other members, and you say, 'OK, here's what I want, here's what you want. We'll adhere to your principles, but we'll make concessions.'

John McCain, politician

Buildings designed exclusively on scientific principles will depress their occupants and constrain their creativity.

Robert Evans, director

Values are principles and ideas that bring meaning to the seemingly mundane experience of life. A meaningful life that ultimately brings happiness and pride requires you to respond to temptations as well as challenges with honor, dignity, and courage.

Laura Schlessinger, writer

We all like to hear a man speak out on his convictions and principles. But at the same time, you must understand that when you're running on a ticket, you're running with a team.

Richard J. Daley, politician

There's never been a nation like the United States, ever. It begins with the principles of our founding documents, principles that recognize that our rights come from God, not from our government.

Marco Rubio, politician

The issue for us is rebuilding a governing majority that is comfortable with differences that can transcend the divisiveness and unify behind the principles that we know our party has succeeded on.

Eric Cantor, politician

Will you, my countrymen, the descendants of these men, warmed by their blood, inheriting their language, and having the principles for which they struggled confided to your care, allow them to be violated in your hands?

Joseph Howe, politician

America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings.

Barack Obama, president

I pray God I may never be brought to the melancholy trial; but, if ever I should, it will then be known how far I can reduce to practice principles which I know to be founded in truth.

James Otis, lawyer

I frankly don't care if you agree with my stand on abortion. I take that stand because no other stand is consistent with decent principles, and no other standard is consistent with the will of God.

Alan Keyes, politician

The principles of justice are chosen behind a veil of ignorance.

John Rawls, educator

Sir, I am a republican; and I desire to see this House observe the principles of that democracy which is ever on the lips of its members, and which, I hope, is in their hearts, as I know and feel it is in mine, and mean it shall be in my conduct.

Caleb Cushing, diplomat

My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business of life of the highest kind namely, politics of philosophical ideas instead of political principles.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

Entertaining these opinions of the course to be pursued, I beg of gentlemen to look at the question, as I have done, in a calm review of facts and of principles.

Caleb Cushing, diplomat

The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke.

Jerzy Kosinski, novelist

I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared for an Emperor or a King my republican feelings and principles forbid it the simplicity of our system of government forbids it.

Andrew Jackson, president

In my opinion, we should search for a completely different flying machine, based on other flying principles.

Henri Coanda, inventor

The case for freedom, the case for our constitutional principles the case for our heritage has to be made anew in each generation. The work of freedom is never done.

Anthony Kennedy, judge

The only principles of public conduct that are worthy of a gentleman or a man are to sacrifice estate, ease, health, and applause, and even life, to the sacred calls of his country.

James Otis, lawyer

The individual makes a clear effort to define moral values and principles that have validity and application apart from the authority of the groups of persons holding them and apart from the individual's own identification with the group.

Lawrence Kohlberg, educator

For I firmly believe that Jewish life, indeed any communal life, can only be organized according to democratic principles.

Theodore Bikel, actor

Thus, in accordance with the spirit of the Historical School, knowledge of the principles of the human world falls within that world itself, and the human sciences form an independent system.

Wilhelm Dilthey, historian

My opinions and principles are subjects of just criticism. I put myself before the public voluntarily.

Victoria Woodhull, activist

God, great principle of all minor principles, God, who is Himself without a principle, could not conceive Himself, if, in order to do it, He required to know His own principle.

Giacomo Casanova, celebrity

I have always adhered to two principles. The first one is to train hard and get in the best possible physical condition. The second is to forget all about the other fellow until you face him in the ring and the bell sounds for the fight.

Rocky Marciano, athlete

The security of which we speak is to be attained by the development of international law through an international organization based on the principles of law and justice.

Ludwig Quidde, critic

In stating the principles which regulate exchangeable value and price, we should carefully distinguish between those variations which belong to the commodity itself, and those which are occasioned by a variation in the medium in which value is estimated, or price expressed.

David Ricardo, economist

In the early centuries of Islam, the great schools of Islamic jurisprudence were built upon the above principles. Basic to all their legal systems they developed the doctrine that liberty is the fundamental basis of law.

Aly Khan, public servant

It is not necessary to dwell on the political and social principles of Islam, to underline how close they also are in spirit to the concepts of human rights which govern the political and social systems of the West.

Aly Khan, public servant

I bought some books in order to learn the first principles of philosophy.

Johann Heinrich Lambert, mathematician

Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle.

Adolf Hitler, criminal

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