The exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters
Careful use of material resources
He was a friend of Pericles and a, man of prudence and moderation.
This office he filled with great prudence and probity, removing many abuses in the administration of justice in Egypt.
The truly happy man must have Opovna es (prudence), which alone can save him from falling a prey to mere passion.
He seems to have acted with prudence and moderation during the conversion of his kingdom and did not countenance compulsory proselytism.
But it falls into the confusion of first saying that praise is for moral virtues, and not for virtues of the reason, whether prudence or wisdom (M.M.