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House and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD.
Fools show their anger at once, but the prudent ignore an insult.
With regard to donations always expect the most from prudent people, who keep their own accounts.
All government--indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue and every prudent act--is founded on compromise and barter.
One who has not only the four S's, which are required in every good lover, but even the whole alphabet; as for example ... Agreeab ...
There is always a degree of ridicule that attends a disappointment, though often very unjustly, if the expectation was reasonably ...
There is not a more prudent maxim, than to live with one's enemies as if they may one day become one's friends; as it commonly hap ...
A prudent cuckold (and there are many such at Paris) pockets his horns, when he cannot gore with them; and will not add to the tri ...
No woman ever yet either reasoned or acted long together consequentially; but some little thing, some love, some resentment, some ...
Prudent dullness marked him for a mayor.
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