Politeness is the first thing people lose once they get the power.
When you are posessed by evil spirits, it is crafty manipulations that you follow; but when you are posessed by the Holy Spirit of God, it is wise discretions you pursue!
One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.
Those who possess wisdom cannot just ladle it out to every wantwit and jackanapes who comes along and asks for it. A person must be prepared to receive wisdom, or else it will do him more harm than good. Moreover, a lout thrashing about in the clear waters of wisdom will dirty those waters for everyone else.
By acquiring Gnan (true worldly knowledge) one can tell 'what is right' and 'what is wrong', it makes one have discretion between good and bad; whereas by Knowing Vignan (spiritual science), one attains liberation. By acquiring Gnan (true worldly knowledge) one gets awareness of what is beneficial and what is harmful.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
We schoolmasters must temper discretion with deceit.
Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.
Discretion is a very valuable asset.