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Definition of Precept

Precept

  1. To teach by precepts.

Precept Quotations

We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
Ronald Reagan

I cannot remember a time when the Golden Rule was not my motto and precept, the torch that guided my footsteps.
James Cash Penney

This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes.
Hannah Arendt

Example is the best precept.
Aesop

The first precept was never to accept a thing as true until I knew it as such without a single doubt.
Rene Descartes
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Precept Translations

precept in German is Vorschrift
precept in Latin is praeceptum, praecepio
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