Of Shamefacedness

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Of Shamefacedness

We must now consider the parts of temperance in particular: and in the first place the integral parts, which are shamefacedness and honesty. With regard to shamefacedness there are four points of inquiry:

  1. Whether shamefacedness is a virtue?
  2. What is its object?
  3. Who are the cause of a man being ashamed?
  4. What kind of people are ashamed?