Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On The Cardinal Virtues
Q[114] Of The Friendliness Which Is Called Affability
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We must now consider the friendliness which is called affability, and the opposite vices which are flattery and quarreling. Concerning friendliness or affability, there are two points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether it is a special virtue?

A[2] Whether it is a part of justice?