Discretion in speech is more than eloquence.
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the duties of life.
Philosophy is nothing but discretion.
We schoolmasters must temper discretion with deceit.
Discretion is nothing other than the sense of justice with respect to the sphere of the intimate contents of life.
Judgment is not upon all occasions required, but discretion always is.
Discretion is not the better part of biography.
Approval process of the Customs Union Additional Protocol in the Turkish parliament is totally under the discretion of Turkey. Necessary steps will be taken when time comes.
To take away that discretion from our courts would ... result in miscarriages of justice in the future which are not anticipated at this point. If they pass this, you'll see what I mean. It's a reaction without meaningful analysis or thought.
It's officer discretion, do whatever you want to do.
Many sentences are excessively long because mandatory sentencing policies do not allow sentencing judges the discretion to distinguish between hardened criminals and those amenable to rehabilitation and preparation for successful re-entry.
This is a classic abuse of discretion. She ran every red light down equity lane.
As prosecutors, we're given a certain amount of discretion. Most use that discretion wisely and focus on crimes that are more serious.
Strive to make proposed solutions as self-executing as possible. As the degree of discretion increases, so too does bureaucracy, delay, and expense.
Discretion in speech is more important than eloquence.
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good words, or in good order.
I know of no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them but to inform their discretion.
Discretion is the polite word for hypocrisy.
Most high courts in other nations do not have discretion, such as we enjoy, in selecting the cases that the high court reviews. Our court is virtually alone in the amount of discretion it has.
So long as the laws remain such as they are today, employ some discretion: loud opinion forces us to do so; but in privacy and silence let us compensate ourselves for that cruel chastity we are obliged to display in public.
Even private persons in due season, with discretion and temper, may reprove others, whom they observe to commit sin, or follow bad courses, out of charitable design, and with hope to reclaim them.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
By placing discretion in the hands of an official to grant or deny a license, such a statute creates a threat of censorship that by its very existence chills free speech.
Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.