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Prudence

Prudence Quotes

"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

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Prudence Definition: 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".

Positive Suggestions:
"Awaken your natural Prudence"
"Perfect Prudence is within you"
"Allow yourself to feel Prudent now"
"Accept Prudence"
"Trust in your Prudence"
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