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Unformatted text preview: person because in the end or eventually, the side motives that can exist with individuals will sneak out and become exposed. Without the pure mindset and thinking for a friend, it is easy to be swindled or tricked into just about anything. A pleasurable friendship exists when “two people discover that they have common interest in an activity which they can pursue together.” 4 1 Ostwald, Nicomachean Ethics . (Prentice Hall, 1999), 1126b22. 2 Ostwald, Nicomachean Ethics . (Prentice Hall, 1999), 1127a8. 3 Ross, “Nicomachean Ethics.”(2009) 1 Even though pleasure can not be reached at a continuous level in relation to time, it is possible to share pleasurable moments within a select group. 4 Kemerling, Garth. "Aristotle: Ethics and Virtues." (2001) 1...
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- Spring '09
- Nicomachean ethics., Clinical Assistant Professor Wilson Aristotle, Professor Wilson Aristotle