Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 7: NOBILITY OF CHARACTER

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NOBILITY OF CHARACTER

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an acquired virtue

— character nobility —

not inherited

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NOTE: Dante and Virgil learn here about good fathers who had bad sons. Nobility of character is an acquired — not inherited — virtue.

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https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/02/09/dantes-purgatory-canto-7-retelling-prepurgatory-the-negligent-princes/

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