Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On Fortitude And Temperance
Q[144] Of Shamefacedness
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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:

A[1] Whether shamefacedness is a virtue?

A[2] What is its object?

A[3] Who are the cause of a man being ashamed?

A[4] What kind of people are ashamed?