Of Clemency and Meekness

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Of Clemency and Meekness

We must next consider clemency and meekness, and the contrary vices. Concerning the virtues themselves there are four points of inquiry:

  1. Whether clemency and meekness are altogether identical?
  2. Whether each of them is a virtue?
  3. Whether each is a part of temperance?
  4. Of their comparison with the other virtues.