'Discretion' in the Bible
Blessed is your discretion, and blessed are you, that have kept me this day from blood guiltiness, and from avenging myself with my own hand.
May Yahweh give you discretion and understanding, and put you in charge of Israel; that so you may keep the law of Yahweh your God.
Huram continued, "Blessed be Yahweh, the God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who has given to David the king a wise son, endowed with discretion and understanding, that should build a house for Yahweh, and a house for his kingdom.
According to the good hand of our God on us they brought us a man of discretion, of the sons of Mahli, the son of Levi, the son of Israel; and Sherebiah, with his sons and his brothers, eighteen;
to give prudence to the simple, knowledge and discretion to the young man:
Discretion will watch over you. Understanding will keep you,
My son, let them not depart from your eyes. Keep sound wisdom and discretion:
that you may maintain discretion, that your lips may preserve knowledge.
"I, wisdom, have made prudence my dwelling. Find out knowledge and discretion.
Like a gold ring in a pig's snout, is a beautiful woman who lacks discretion.
The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger. It is his glory to overlook an offense.