Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
XP: Treatise On Contrition
Q[3] Of The Degree Of Contrition
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We must now consider the degree of contrition: under which head there are three points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether contrition is the greatest possible sorrow in the world?

A[2] Whether the sorrow of contrition can be too great?

A[3] Whether sorrow for one sin ought to be greater than for another?