Success is the ability to rise above principle.
An athlete who uses banned substances comes under this principle and therefore I would not support measures to render our legislation -- which is one of the most just and severe in the world -- weaker for people who use (banned) substances.
If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle -- absolute busyness -- then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy -- and without consciousness.
That's the worst of acting on principle, one begins thinking of one's attitude instead of the use of what one is doing.
In principle, ownership of handwritten documents lies with the author. A large number of my manuscripts have been leaked and are now missing. These are stolen items of sorts, because they were taken without permission and sold for financial gain.
The fundamental principle of human action, the law, that is to political economy what the law of gravitation is to physics is that men seek to gratify their desires with the least exertion.
There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance - that principle is contempt prior to investigation.
In principle the market has room to continue gaining, but foreigners may take some profits.
This is not the sum total of what the academy will cover. This is a principle.
What we are showing is a proof of principle that stopping the synthesis of a protein that is necessary for the formation of the telltale plaques reverses the progression of the disease, and more importantly, the cognitive function of these mice, which had already been impaired, has now recovered.
The principle of it seems almost like an oxymoron. Most agents don't like it.
Where principle is involved, be deaf to expediency.
This is that basic principle, magnified by 20.
There is more selfishness and less principle among members of Congress than I had any conception of, before I became President of the U.S.
A fundamental principle of our economic system is that the benefits of economic growth will flow to those responsible for their creation. When how fast your income grows depends on your position in the income scale, this principle is violated. In that sense, today's unprecedented gap between the growth of the typical family's income and productivity is our most pressing economic problem.
The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - men who are creative, inventive and discoverers.
It's just a matter of time. Is that really the principle we want in this country, where the operator of the service is excluding competitors?
Our ministry is committed to the principle that there are no disabled souls in the kingdom of God.
Holiness is the very principle of eternal life, the very beginning of eternal life in the heart, and that which will certainly grow up to eternal life.
It's not going to hurt us financially that much, the overall amount, but it's just the principle of the thing and the idea that he's preying on other people.
Beijing will adhere to the principle of 'frugal Olympics' in organizing the 2008 Games. We used the paper two-sided now.
Adultery itself in its principle is many times nothing but a curious inquisition after, and envy of another man's enclosed pleasures: and there have been many who refused fairer objects that they might ravish an enclosed woman from her retirement and single possessor.
We will never waver in upholding the one China principle, never give up our efforts for peaceful reunification, never change our policy of placing hopes on the people in Taiwan, and never compromise in our fight against 'Taiwan independence' forces' secessionist activities.
Any budgetary adjustment is aimed at organizing a better and more frugal Olympics. The Chinese government's principle is, spend less ... accomplish more.
It's a matter of principle with him now. It's certainly going to cost more than the money he'll get out of it.