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CHRISTIAN QUOTES ON Discretion. Part of a large selection of Christian quotes and sayings in a variety of topics by famous people, authors, theologians, pastors, preachers, teachers, and other notable Christians.

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Hear the other side.

    Author: Augustine

Be careful to make a good improvement of precious time.

    Author: David Brainerd

Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good words, or in good order. God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.

    Author: Francis Bacon

Free will is not the liberty to do whatever one likes, but the power of doing whatever one sees ought to be done, even in the very face of otherwise overwhelming impulse. There lies freedom, indeed.

    Author: George Macdonald

Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.

    Author: Hannah More

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

    Author: Isaac Newton

When men comfort themselves with philosophy, 'tis not because they have got two or three sentences, but because they have digested those sentences, and made them their own: philosophy is nothing but discretion.

    Author: John Selden

While we are zealous for good works, let us be careful not to put them in the place of Christ's righteousness, and not to advance anything which may betray others into so dreadful a delusion.

    Author: Matthew Henry

Thou mayst as well expect to grow stronger by always eating as wiser by always reading. Too much overcharges nature, and turns more into disease than nourishment. 'Tis thought and digestion which make books serviceable, and give health and vigor to the mind.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

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.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

If thou art a master, be sometimes blind, if a servant, sometimes deaf.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

Make not thy friends too cheap to thee, nor thyself to thy friend.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

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