Simple. Compromise = Death (or at the very least....defeat)
Compromise a principle and experience "death" aka "defeat"
Compromise gravity and watch out!
Compromise electricity and watch out!
Compromise temperature below 32 degrees and watch out....you end up with a cracked block in your engine.
Argue all you want....there's no escaping it, so DON'T COMPROMISE and you will be better off! Develop a lifestyle of excellence without compromise, ( EWOC) and 90% of your difficulties in life will take care of themselves.
"Whoever loves instruction, loves knowledge, but he who hates correction...is stupid. Proverbs 12:1
End of story