Of the Cardinal Virtues

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Of the Cardinal Virtues

We must now consider the cardinal virtues: under which head there are five points of inquiry:

  1. Whether the moral virtues should be called cardinal or principal virtues?
  2. Of their number;
  3. Which are they?
  4. Whether they differ from one another?
  5. Whether they are fittingly divided into social, perfecting, perfect, and exemplar virtues?