Moral-code sentence example
- It contains the famous maxim that purity of intention may be a justification of actions which are contrary to the moral code and to human laws; and its general tendency is to find excuses for the majority of human frailties.
- For her there was no categorical imperative, no moral code save to follow the promptings of her heart.
- Ezekiel's own moral code is that of the prophets, which insists on the practice of the fundamental civic virtues.
- As the result of this analysis, combined with an investigation into the surroundings man lives in, a "content" - a moral code - becomes gradually evolved.
- Their skill in and necessary devotion to the chase influence their whole mode of life; " their moral code is based upon a standard of physical culture and health."3 They live in small groups, every member of which is connected by family ties; between these groups, as in the case of the Yagans and Alakalufs, the vendetta is common.Advertisement
- The ultimate sanctions of the moral code were the infinite rewards and punishments awaiting the immortal soul hereafter; but the church early felt the necessity of withdrawing the privileges of membership from apostates and allowing them to be gradually regained only by a solemn ceremonial expressive of repentance, protracted through several years.
- But in fact the difference between intuitionists and utilitarians as to the method of determining the particulars of the moral code was complicated with a more fundamental disagreement as to the very meaning of " moral obligation."
- In the third part, the ethics, over and above the discussion on freedom, which on the whole is indefinite, there is little beyond a milder statement of the Epicurean moral code.
- Some philosophical religions are based on reason, some on revelation, and some on a moral code.
- Marlowe is a hard-boiled, wisecracking detective with a big streak of integrity down his spine and with a moral code of his own.Advertisement
- Practical living according to a strict moral code became the way of the Victorian period.