61 Quotes About Discretion

  • "If the master takes no account of his servants, they will make small account of him, and care not what they spend, who are never brought to an audit."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Discretion


  • "Be careful to make a good improvement of precious time."

    - David Brainerd
    Topics: Stewardship, Discretion, Time


  • "'Tis better that thou be rather something sparing, than very liberal, to even a good servant; for as he grows full, he inclines either to be idle, or to leave thee: and if he should at any time murmur, thou mayest govern him by a seasonable reward."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Examples, Discretion, Rewards


  • "Tis better to suffer wrong than do it."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Suffering, Discretion


  • "The believer's experience is consequently a rather complex matter. It is imperative that we determine for ourselves whether we have been delivered from the base and the ignoble."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Discretion


  • "Scoff not at the natural defects of any which are not in their power to amend. It is cruel to beat a cripple with his own crutches!"

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Mercy, Discretion


  • "Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty."

    - Hannah More
    Topics: Service, Discretion


  • "Better a little fire to warm us than a great one to burn us."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Discretion


  • "He that's cheated twice by the same man is an accomplice with the cheater."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Honesty, Discretion


  • "Curiosity is a kernel of the forbidden fruit which still sticketh in the throat of a natural man, sometimes to the danger of his choking."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Discretion


  • "Free advice is sometimes the most costly kind."

    - Woodrow Kroll
    Topics: Discretion


  • "Venture not to the utmost bounds of even lawful pleasures; the limits of good and evil join."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Contentment, Discretion


  • "Take heed of jesting; many have been ruined by it. It is hard to jest, and not sometimes jeer too, which often sinks deeper than we intended or expected."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Character, Discretion


  • "Your words can make others love, or they can make them hate."

    - Jerry Falwell
    Topics: Discretion


  • "When thou makest presents, let them be of such things as will last long; to the end they may be in some sort immortal, and may frequently refresh the memory of the receiver."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Giving, Discretion



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