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Letter "P" » Principles
«Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou.»
«A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle; and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.»
«Cats seem to go on the principle that it never does any harm to ask for what you want.»
«'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.»
«A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.»
«By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.»
«A new principle is an inexhaustible source of new views»
«But the creative principle resides in mathematics. In a certain sense, therefore, I hold true that pure thought can grasp reality, as the ancients dreamed.»
Author: Albert Einstein
, pure mathematics
«All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art far more than art imitates life.»
«Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government»