Unformatted text preview: day or a short time doesn’t make us blessed and happy. Aristotle believed there were parts to the soul, the appetitive, nutritive and the rational part. Prudence governs action Qualified pleasures are neutral. They don’t have to do with ethics themselves. The pleasure of eating, going for a walk, they are neutral. It’s what you do with them that matters. One doesn’t compromise between two vices. (Three types of virtue) Courage and temperance - bodily good Generosity and honor - external good Friendliness and wittiness - social good...
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- Fall '11
- one day, Political animals, virtuous friendships, Aristotelian principle