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Definition sensible and careful
  • She was promoted to manager because she is so prudent.
prudent = sensible and careful
  • Courage is dangerous without prudence.
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • He allowed me to drive because I had proven myself to be a prudent and skilled driver,
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • but I was too young, and loved him too well, to be so prudent as I ought to have been.
    Jane Austen  --  Sense and Sensibility
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • With prudent budgeting it would work out.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • It is not courage that is needed; it is prudence.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • Like any prudent tornado-belt family, we have a basement below our one-story home.
    Todd Burpo  --  Heaven Is for Real
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • it seemed prudent to do everything legally.
    Stephen King  --  Cujo
  • prudent = sensible and cautious
  • remember that courage and strength are nought without prudence,
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • Isn't Prudence one of the virtues?
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • Did he respond prudently, or did he allow his stupidity to sink himself deeper into the mire?
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • prudently = with good sense and caution
  • "It would be more... prudent for you not to be my friend," he explained.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Twilight
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • Besides, after much thought, it did not seem prudent to let anyone else know of his intentions.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • Still... the prudent wizard keeps his head down in such times.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • You must think hard and fast, your grace; there is new danger; we need care and prudence.
    Homer  --  The Iliad
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • We must exercise prudence.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • prudence = care and good sense
  • But it might be prudent for Max to clear his calendar should he be needed to serve in that capacity.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • Still, his quality is not wisdom, but prudence.
    Henry David Thoreau  --  Resistance to Civil Government
  • prudence = good sense and caution
  • She became prudent and saved money.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • prudent = sensible and careful
  • As Tom had informed them that their party would be looked for in Sandusky, it was thought prudent to divide them.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
prudent = sensible and careful

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