And to speak at great length about oneself and to
make all kinds of professions, and to take the credit for what another has done;
for this is a sign of boastfulness. Similarly, in regard to each of all the
other vices of character, the acts resulting from them, their signs, and the
things which resemble them, all these are disgraceful, and should make us
Aristotle in 23 Volumes, Vol. 22, translated by J. H. Freese. Aristotle. Cambridge and London. Harvard University Press; William Heinemann Ltd. 1926.
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