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With regard to donations always expect the most from prudent people, who keep their own accounts.
Benefactors
Joseph Addison

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A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
Questions
Francis Bacon

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The prudent person may direct a state, but it is the enthusiast who regenerates or ruins it.
Enthusiasm
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.
Self-control
Robert Burns

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Prudent dullness marked him for a mayor.
Dullness
Charles Churchill

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There is nothing more imprudent than excessive prudence.
Prudence
Charles Caleb Colton

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Fortune always fights on the side of the prudent.
Prudence
Critias

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Faith is a fine invention when Gentleman can see -- but microscopes are prudent in an emergency
Science and Scientists
Emily Dickinson

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Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent.
Chance
Euripides

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Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
Friends and Friendship
Euripides

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That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of the future.
The future
Anatole France

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Prudent men woo thrifty women.
Men
German Proverb

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No prudent antagonist thinks light of his adversaries.
Enemies
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Turn on the prudent ant thy heedful eyes. Observe her labors, sluggard, and be wise.
Laziness
Samuel Johnson

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Chance generally favors the prudent.
Fate
Joseph Joubert

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Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable.
Discretion
Jean De La Fontaine

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In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.
Life and Living
Socrates

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Nothing can be done quickly and prudently at the same time.
Prudence
Publilius Syrus

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Silence is the sanctuary of the prudent, it conceals not only secrets but also imperfections.
Silence
Zacharia

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