Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
FS: Treatise On The Last End
Q[3] What Is Happiness
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We have now to consider (1) what happiness is, and (2) what things are required for it.

Concerning the first there are eight points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether happiness is something uncreated?

A[2] If it be something created, whether it is an operation?

A[3] Whether it is an operation of the sensitive, or only of the intellectual part?

A[4] If it be an operation of the intellectual part, whether it is an operation of the intellect, or of the will?

A[5] If it be an operation of the intellect, whether it is an operation of the speculative or of the practical intellect?

A[6] If it be an operation of the speculative intellect, whether it consists in the consideration of speculative sciences?

A[7] Whether it consists in the consideration of separate substances viz. angels?

A[8] Whether it consists in the sole contemplation of God seen in His Essence?