his accustomed virtue of bearing hardship, but he either fails to notice them. And the third, simulation, in the affirmative; when a man industriously and expressly feigns and pretends to be, that he is not. In the fear that one definition may not be comprehensive enough, and, so to speak, the case/b be lost, it is safer to offer several; and so mercy may also be termed the inclination of the mind towards leniency in exacting punishment. If affection lead a man to favor the wrong side in justice, let him rather use his countenance to compound the matter, than to carry. So as that opinion must be sent to Utopia. The doctor of the Gentiles (the propriety of whose vocation, drew him to have a special care of those without) saith, If an heathen come in, and hear you speak with several tongues, will he not say that you are mad?
Likewise glorious gifts and foundations, are like sacrifices without salt; and but the painted sepulchres of alms, which soon will putrefy, and corrupt inwardly. Gaius Caesar, who amid the multitude of his other vices had a bent for insult, was moved by the strange desire to brand every one with some stigma, while he himself was a most fruitful source of ridicule; such was the ugliness of his pale.
1 sleep, prolongs his waking hours unwearied; some have learned to run on very small and slanting ropes, to carry huge burdens that are scarcely within the compass of human strength, to dive to unmeasured depths and to endure the sea without any drawing. The poets feign, that the rest of the gods would have bound Jupiter; which he hearing of, by the counsel of Pallas, sent for Briareus, with his hundred hands, to come in to his aid. For Cato himself I bade you have no concern, for no wise man can receive either injury or insult. The curse of poverty galls some, but a man makes it a reproach to himself if he tries to hide. And surely a man shall see the noblest works and foundations have proceeded from childless men, which have sought to express the images of their minds, where those of their bodies have failed. The following definition will encounter objections, however closely it approaches the truth; if we shall say that mercy is the moderation which remits something from the punishment that is deserved and due, it will be objected that no virtue gives to any man less than. But no sorrow befalls the wise man; his mind is serene, and nothing can happen to becloud. Shall we, then, not summon ourselves to endurance when so great a reward awaits us - the unbroken calm of the happy soul?
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