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Principles

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

Martin Luther (1483-1546) German priest and scholar.

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

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

I find that principles have no real force except when one is well fed.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

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

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

Prosperity is the best protector of principle.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

Principal is a passion for truth!

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I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than anything else in the world.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages.

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887) American politician.

The principles which men give to themselves end by overwhelming their noblest intentions.

Albert Camus (1913-1960) French novelist, essayist and dramatist.

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

Albert Camus (1913-1960) French novelist, essayist and dramatist.

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