discretion

A Quote by E.M. Cioran on art, discretion, love, and temperament

The Art of Love: knowing how to combine the temperament of a vampire with the discretion of an anemone.

E.M. Cioran

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on admiration and discretion

Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Christian Nestell Bovée on discretion and mistakes

A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it.

Christian Bovee (1820 - 1904)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on discretion, opportunity, and attachment

FELON, n. A person of greater enterprise than discretion, who in embracing an opportunity has formed an unfortunate attachment.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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