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any important rule

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a command based on Jesus' words in the Sermon on the Mount

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While the golden rule is so simple that a child can follow it, it is complicated, paradoxical and daunting for adults who are trying to manage large companies.
The beauty of the Golden Rule is that it takes our own self-interest and extends it to everybody else.
A Golden Rule historical experience table shows monthly experience data for months from January 2013 through June 2014.
This film will be utilized to advertise the Golden Rule Project and the execution for consequent schools.
A leading provider of health insurance for individuals and families for more than 65 years, Golden Rule has been a UnitedHealthcare company since 2003.
The partial remedy for this situation is either for the capital-importing country, with its higher interest rate under the golden rule, to impose a tax on foreign capital, or for the country with the lower golden-rule interest rate to impose a tax on exported capital, in both cases equal to the difference between golden-rule returns at home and abroad.
8) Jeffrey Wattles, The Golden Rule (New York and Oxford, U.
So putting the Golden rule to good use, we do unto each other what we want done to us -- and it doesn't work at all.
The authors of "'Do Unto Others': Effects of Priming the Golden Rule on Buddhists' and Christians' Attitudes Toward Gay People," conclude: "Our results suggest that although the golden rule has an important influence on believers, its message of compassion may produce more prejudice if it comes from an outgroup source compared to an ingroup source.
After distinguishing the Golden Rule from other ideas and principles with which it is sometimes associated, I embark upon a defense of the Golden Rule as a principle of fairness.
And here's a golden rule - if you see T+T, cup your man boobs and run swiftly in the other direction.
The IFS predicted that Mr Brown will "declare victory" in meeting his golden rule of balancing the current budget, excluding investment, across the economic cycle, when he presents his final Budget next month or in April.
6 million Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-insured loan for the acquisition and rehabilitation of Golden Rule Apartments, a 183-unit, ten-story building in Washington, DC.
Intellectually, most understand that a 60,000 sow swine operation or a 40,000 acre row crop producer have different needs than their traditional farm counterparts, but the idea of treating them differently violates the Golden Rule.