Synonyms to working principle

golden rule, Christian ethics, Stoicism, a priori truth, altruistic ethics, aretaics, axiom, brocard, canon, casuistry, categorical imperative, code, commandment, comparative ethics, convention, deontology, dictate, dictum, egoistic ethics, empiricism, ethical formalism, ethical philosophy, ethology, ethonomics, eudaemonics, evolutionism, form, formula, general principle, guideline, guiding principle, hedonism, imperative, intuitionism, law, maxim, mitzvah, moral, moral philosophy, norm, ordinance, perfectionism, postulate, principium, principle, proposition, regulation, rubric, rule, self-evident truth, settled principle, situation ethics, standard, tenet, theorem, truism, truth, universal truth, utilitarianism, working rule, a belief, article of faith, belief, conviction, credo, creed, doctrine, dogma, idea, ideology, opinion, persuasion, position, precept, ru