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"I consider it a mark of great prudence in a man to abstain from threats or any contemptuous expressions, for neither of these weaken the enemy, but threats make him more cautious, and the other excites his hatred, and a desire to revenge himself." Niccolo Machiavelli
"Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to see our way out before we venture in." Aesop
Wise or careful in conduct. Shrewd or thrifty in planning ahead.
Etymology of 'Prudence'
mid-14c. (c.1200 as a surname), mid-14c., "intelligence; discretion, foresight; wisdom to see what is suitable or profitable;" also one of the four cardinal virtues, "wisdom to see what is virtuous;" from Old French prudence (13c.) and directly from Latin prudentia "a foreseeing, foresight, sagacity, practical judgment," contraction of providentia "foresight".
"Awaken your natural Prudence"
"Perfect Prudence is within you"
"Allow yourself to feel Prudent now"
"Trust in your Prudence"