The principles on which his system rested were these.
Do you think he'll be as tolerant of your principles as I am?
He adopted the economic principles of List, and founded a society, the "Vedegylet," the members of which were to consume none but home produce.
Equity here is defined to mean "any body of rules existing by the side of the original civil law, founded on distinct principles, and claiming incidentally to supersede the civil law in virtue of a superior sanctity inherent in those principles."
The agency by which these principles were introduced was the edicts of the praetor, an annual proclamation setting forth the manner in which the magistrate intended to administer the law during his year of office.