sophrosyne

[ suh-fros-uh-nee ]
/ səˈfrɒs ə ni /

noun

moderation; discretion; prudence.
Compare hubris.

Origin of sophrosyne

< Greek sōphrosýnē, derivative of sṓphrōn prudent
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