He resolved to be as prudent as possible, and avoid, as far as he could, any altercation with Haley.
I am to be prudent and economical, of course; that's part of my trust.
A prudent person, lapsing into a dilemma, is specially discomfitted.
Will you permit me now to introduce you to your prudent friend and your fair enemy?
Very strong; and he is prudent to leave that opinion ...