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I do not claim that it was a perfect one. I think it was the best that I could hope for
in the circumstances and with the very limited powers that were granted to me by
nature. Looking for the special function of man Aristotle decided that since he ...
One of them assumes that man has an idea of a perfect being; and since
perfection includes existence a perfect being must exist. Another maintains that
every event has a cause and since the universe exists it must have a cause and
... favoured lands in which the earth produces her plenty without excessive labour
, where the pleasures and pains of the individual are those incidental to the
human race, it has seemed to me that there the perfect life was perfectly realized.
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One of my favourite bedside books of all time. I wore my first copy into pieces from overuse. I don't know of another book quite like it. Read full review
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This is one of the best books I read for providing a philosophical view of life. It is a book I intend to read again. Read full review