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Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.

Prov. You should not worry about things that might happen in the future.; It is enough to worry about things that are happening today. (Biblical.) Jane: I can't get to sleep; I keep thinking about the interview I have to do tomorrow. Alan: If the interview is tomorrow, worry about it tomorrow. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.
See also: evil, sufficient, unto

word to the wise (is enough).

 and A word to the wise is sufficient.
Prov. You only have to hint something to wise people in order to get them to understand it.; Wise people do not need long explanations. (Often used to signal that you are hinting something.) John's a pleasant man, but I wouldn't trust him with money. A word to the wise, eh? Donna hinted about Lisa's drinking problem to Lisa's fiancé, hoping that a word to the wise would be enough.
See also: wise, word
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States that audit documentation should be sufficient to enable members of the engagement team with supervision and review responsibilities to understand the evidence obtained and the nature, timing, extent and results of the auditing procedures performed.
The problem of whether sufficient officer compensation has been pad to S shareholders is still being developed through case law.
Mere presence during illegal activity is never sufficient to support a conviction.
Interestingly, neither the Department nor the taxpayer in MagneTek argued that the activities of independent sales representatives created sufficient nexus under constitutional principles to support the levy of a business activities tax like the SBT.
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Therefore, the auditor must perform procedures to obtain sufficient evidence about the design and operation of internal controls, thereby reducing attestation risk to appropriately low levels.
The court held that sufficient evidence existed, in addition to the possession of cocaine, to infer that the defendant was part of a larger conspiracy.
Sufficient mixing occurs as the sand is discharged into the unit and as it flows through the unit, therefore, further blending is not required.
1, Clinton, disturbing the peace, subsequent offense, sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until Feb.
Acceptable documentary evidence includes receipts, paid bills or similar evidence sufficient to support an expenditure.
makes it clear that engagement letters may not always be sufficient to define accountants' responsibilities to clients.
In the first responder (awareness level), employees must possess sufficient training or proven experience to recognize and report the presence of hazardous materials in an accident.
The two entities will also enter into a funding agreement that further clarifies Merrill Lynch's obligation to make a termination payment sufficient to redeem bondholders if the prepaid gas agreement is terminated.
breaking and entering in a building in the daytime for a felony, sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding for two years, stay away order, remain drug and alcohol free, $31.