Usage examples for principle

  1. The principle goes this length, and every length, or it cannot be proved to exist at all.  The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. There is no theory in the principle of responsible government more vital to its right working than that parties shall take their stand on the prominent questions of the day, and mount to office or resign it through the success or failure of principles to which they are attached.  George Brown by John Lewis
  3. It's longer ago- but the same thing in principle.  When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  4. Religion was no vital principle in her mind.  May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey