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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Discretion
 
A dram of discretion is worth a pound of wisdom.  German.  1
An ounce of discretion is better than a pound of knowledge.  Italian.  2
Discretion in speech is more than eloquence.  3
One ounce of discretion is worth a pound of wit.  4
 
 
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