## Synonyms for *golden rule*

- assumption
- basis
- convention
- doctrine
- ethic
- foundation
- fundamental
- precept
- proposition
- regulation
- rule
- truth
- axiom
- canon
- criterion
- dictum
- dogma
- form
- formula
- ground
- maxim
- origin
- postulate
- prescript
- source
- theorem
- usage
- verity
- principium

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## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GOLDEN RULE

The golden rule of the Sermon on the Mount is not applied to them.

The missionary approaches and beseeches him to regard the Golden Rule.

Emancipation--Ruin--Golden Rule, in your meaning, carried out.

Lao taught the golden rule: "Recompense injury," he said, "with kindness."

This is the golden rule which has been handed down through centuries.

We should like very much to do business according to the Golden Rule.

That as I understand it is the psychology of the Golden Rule.

Every age has needed a revival of the Golden Rule in business.

Remember the golden rule, “Do unto others as you would that they should do unto you.”

The golden rule is not natural to children: it has to be taught them.

## MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GOLDEN RULE

### categorical imperative

nounmoral law### principle

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