In seeking to balance transparency and security, Obama has pursued a Middle Path that, in the end, has satisfied nobody.
It was a Middle Path that carefully balanced the competing interests of security and law.
For Obama, finding that Middle Path was a difficult, torturous journey.
He struck out a Middle Path, which presents certain deficiencies to the advocates of either of these two systems.
John had pursued the Middle Path, which is the most difficult.
Theirs is no Middle Path, for they must be either at one extreme or the other.
There are singers, too, who pursue the Middle Path with consummate art.
Keep the Middle Path; that is best, and do not use the whip; rather, hold the horses in.
"I am afraid I don't know any Middle Path, not being a politician," he objected.
And so, not daring to confess the truth, he chose the Middle Path of refusing any direct response at all.