Prudence


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Prudence

five wise virgins
brought lamp oil in case groom arrived late. [N.T.: Matthew 25:1–13]
jacinth
endows owner with discretion. [Gem Symbolism: Kunz, 82]
Metis
goddess of caution and discretion. [Rom. Myth.: Wheeler, 242]
mountain ash
symbol of prudence. [Tree Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 176]
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He hailed Jaitley for showing a huge amount of fiscal prudence and controlling the fiscal deficit.
In other words, to be rash is only one breach of true prudence.
Procedural prudence is the bedrock of an ERISA fiduciary standard of care, and has been for more than 40 years.
La conception de la norme de prudence et de diligence peut avoir un impact sur les immatriculations de societes et sur la vocation de devenir administrateur.
Cunning, that is the ability to find deceitful or illicit means to achieve the given objective, is also contrary to prudence.
The head of the central bank of Kenya has said that there is no need for fiscal prudence for macro stability.
Although the Supreme Court stated that the lower court correctly asked whether the last action, which constituted a part of the breach or violation of the duty of prudence, occurred within the relevant six-year period, it was incorrect to focus on the act of designating an investment for inclusion in the plan to start the six-year period.
It's the intersections of all these things that inspire the stories behind the story in Prudence and make it one of the most honest, moving novels about America in quite a while.
The day ends in a tragedy that reverberates throughout the remainder of this acutely emotional novel, touching each character and dictating the course of each of their lives--most of all Prudence, a young Indian girl.
Dudenhoeffer, concluding that Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) fiduciaries are not entitled to a presumption of prudence when investing in employer stock.
India, July 10 -- It broadly addresses four objectives - fiscal prudence, tax and financial sector reform, a commitment to the social sector and the creation of housing and infrastructure.
UNION finance minister Arun Jaitley indicated on Tuesday that he would not go in for "mindless populism" in his maiden Budget and the government would take bold decisions and pursue path of fiscal prudence to revive the economy.