Christian and Jewish eudaimonism in The Merchant of Venice
powerful responses more than capable of overriding practicaljudgement. Self-knowledge is essential to the exercise of practicaljudgement for Lemmius and essential for moderation, which, in true
Aristotelian fashion, requires careful assessment of context in
relation to individual subjects.
Self-awareness and self-knowledge for Lemnius and other
Renaissance self-help writers entails