Usage examples for ethic

  1. But I am convinced that modern education is very quickly changing this state of affairs, which was connected with Confucianism and the family ethic – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  2. From his childhood honesty and morality were his darling attributes- he delighted in reposing under the ethic mantle. – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  3. We ought therefore to expect that in systems such as that of Peru- which have already risen much above the low level of the primitive religions, but are still far below that of the higher ones- we should find a certain religious ethic a certain moral tendency in religion, but likewise all kinds of inconsistencies, and constant relapses towards the ancient separation of the two sisters. – Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by the Native Religions of Mexico and Peru by Albert Réville
  4. It was, if you like, his ethic the criterion of his integrity, the inexorable condition of carrying- on in his career. – Command by William McFee
  5. He had dealt with tribes ashore, who had the simple, savage ethic He is a stranger? – The Players by Everett B. Cole
  6. There are a thousand answers to the ethic in Major Barbara which I should be inclined to offer. – George Bernard Shaw by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  7. I know there are many other distributors with high ethic levels but I can not evaluate all their product lines. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  8. The Ethic of Freethought: A Selection of Essays and Lectures. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  9. Well may I say, with our ethic poet, 'The proper study of mankind is man. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  10. But if this is to be done successfully, it will require a great change in Chinese morals, a development of public spirit in place of the family ethic a transference to the public service of that honesty which already exists in private business, and a degree of energy which is at present rare. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  11. It was divided into three departments; logic, ethic and physic. – A Little Book of Stoicism by St George Stock
  12. The ethic of privacy is allowed to have no exceptions for the family's record. – The Man Who Staked the Stars by Charles Dye
  13. They have their own standard, their code, their peculiar touchstone for distinguishing fine conduct from its imitation, their ethic – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  14. " Let us see," he says, " if it be not possible to find in nature, scientifically studied, the conditions of an objective ethic of an ethic that shall be independent of our personal sentiments, good or bad, always vacillating." – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  15. The clan ethic of inherited guilt and vicarious punishment has attracted considerable attention. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme
  16. Ann was simply expressing the ethic of their society. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  17. Even the radicalism of Kant retained from the teaching of his pietistic youth the stringency of its ethic the sense of the radical evil of human nature and of the categorical imperative of duty. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  18. Ethic on its didactic side is outside his business altogether. – Introduction to the Study of History by Charles V. Langlois Charles Seignobos