Unformatted text preview: committing insurance fraud for a patient that couldn’t pay. Now does that mean they have bad morals because they are playing the “evil” government or do they have good morals because they saved the patient's life. Back then breaking the law was the worst thing you could do but in this case breaking the law was a good thing to do. ● In pg 12, he said these are the fruits of the taste acquired through good education and perfected by moving in polite society. But then in page30 he says from our earliest years a foolish education adorns our minds and corrupts our judgement, when they talk about the kids after, that is the civilization they are creating “the polite society”. If they are the ones with luxury then I would understand why their morals could be bad but there are other’s sides. ● The wise man does not run after fortune, but he is no insensitive to glory 31...
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