Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On Fortitude And Temperance
Q[137] Of Perseverance
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We must now consider perseverance and the vices opposed to it. Under the head of perseverance there are four points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether perseverance is a virtue?

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

A[3] Of its relation to constancy;

A[4] Whether it needs the help of grace?