A person who is prudent is acting with regards to future consequences. An example of a sentence using this word is, "It wouldn't be prudent take out a loan with first lear…ning all of the details of the loan." (MORE)
Our economy is in a bad slump so it would be prudent to buy gold and transfer all investments to gold in case the dollar completely fails. John did you really think it would …be prudent to buy a motorcycle when you live in Minnesota?(MORE)
Prudence comes from a well-experianced life. It is the ability to transfer conscience into behavior, and it is through experience the conscience develops. We all know those p…eople that do not behave prudently. They may have a refined and aristocratic taste, but their stock portfolio is a disaster. They find themselves at the mall constantly, when they could otherwise be investigating new ventures. The key is to know what is good (what can benefit your life materially) and choose that over short-term pleasure. (MORE)
Usually, the Scripture speaks of the 'prudent' in a general orglobal way. However, it does speak of two more directly. Here isIsaiah speaking of the coming Messiah, Jesus: … Isaiah 52:13 New King James Version (NKJV) .
The Sin-Bearing Servant 13 Behold, My Servantshall deal prudently; He shall be exalted and extolled and be very high. And this one for the soon to be King David: 1 Samuel 16:18 New King James Version (NKJV) .
18 Then one of the servants answeredand said, "Look, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite, who is skillful in playing, a mighty man of valor, a manof war, prudent in speech, and a handsome person; and the Lord is with him." . (MORE)