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Heart of Darkness
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principle
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Heart of Darkness
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  • Principles won’t do.
  • Principles?
  • No fear can stand up to hunger, no patience can wear it out, disgust simply does not exist where hunger is; and as to superstition, beliefs, and what you may call principles, they are less than chaff in a breeze.
  • Cautiously, cautiously—that’s my principle.

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  • I accept as a basic principle that all people are precious and should be treated with equal dignity.
  • One guiding principle is that everyone should be treated fairly.

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