Sentence Examples

  • He was a friend of Pericles and a, man of prudence and moderation.
  • This office he filled with great prudence and probity, removing many abuses in the administration of justice in Egypt.
  • He seems to have acted with prudence and moderation during the conversion of his kingdom and did not countenance compulsory proselytism.
  • But it falls into the confusion of first saying that praise is for moral virtues, and not for virtues of the reason, whether prudence or wisdom (M.M.
  • But while it may be doubted whether his presence in parliament was of any direct utility to the legislative business of the country, there can be no question of the present advantage which he derived from it in the prosecution of the great work of his life - an advantage of which he was fully conscious when he wrote: " The eight sessions that I sat in parliament were a school of civil prudence, the first and most essential virtue of an historian."

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