This demonstrates again a pragmatic rather than a principled approach.
He has paid a significant price for his principled approach to politics.
Duff sometimes behaved like a cad to his women; in politics, he was a model of principled behaviour.
It is impossible to base principled politics on the ‘bad man’ theory of history.
The following statements are admitted under the principled approach to hearsay.
More specifically, toward whom should he have looked as an example, this deeply moral and principled man?
Little Women is a cheerful, wholesome account of the daily life of a highly principled family.
If courts are to intervene by the imposition of public law standards upon a private body they must adopt a careful and principled approach.
These five justices have all the right in the world to have their own principled way of interpreting the constitution.
That should apply to all the parties seeking a principled accommodation.