Urban Adelman) defined a tender conscience as one that was able to make "an objectively correct judgment" about the "finer distinctions between good and evil." In contrast, a scrupulous conscience was "prompted by purely imaginary reasons" and was "in constant dread of sin where there is none, or of mortal sin where there is only venial sin." The scrupulous conscience was dominated by fear and since the anxieties were not rational, they did not "enter into the judgment of conscience." (28) As a Jesuit theologian explained the matter in 1957, conscience was "an act of intellect" while a scruple
resulted from the lack of judgement.
Such places are not those of public accommodation, and the balance shifts markedly in favor of protecting not only the one who holds a religious scruple
of one kind or another, but the group that so holds.
He told BBC Radio WM, "Some of the materials from the game Scruples
Those of us with pre or post modernist scruples
who have tried to avoid the trap of 'architectural determinism', ie of wanting to believe that architecture on its own has the power to make people wiser, happier or more productive, have perhaps underestimated the more complex, indirect and symbolic aspects of the relationship between buildings and people.
The trustees of the fund appeared to show considerably more scruples
than their charges when it came to accepting suspicious contributions.
Unfortunately, Fialka's publisher had no such scruples
One of the mistakes is also the work of the former Ohrid mayor who ran the municipality without scruples
. Therefore, Ohrid was deprived of any future it had, in the name of development and progress and every free meter of building land was attacked with the help of the merciless urbanization.
They obviously have no scruples
or conscience and are shameful beyond belief.
The Spanish club have shown they have no class, integrity or scruples
while Ronaldo appears to be driven by purely greed and a pathological need to be centre of attention.
But then, Leo seems to have few scruples
and everyone knows how aggressively competitive he is--perhaps he is the guilty one.
Feather bedding people who have no scruples
about whose lives they destroy do not deserve to live amongst decent hardworking people.
Children are being killed by people who obviously have no scruples
about running around with a loaded weapon.