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Ideas of Aristippus the elder, by Text

[Greek, 435 - 356 BCE, From the Greek colony of Cyrene in N. Africa. Taught by Socrates. Grandfather of Aristippus the younger.]

395BCE fragments/reports
p.83 If all laws were abolished, philosophers would still live as they do now
p.85 People who object to extravagant pleasures just love money [Diog. Laertius]
p.89 Pleasure is the good, because we always seek it, it satisfies us, and its opposite is the most avoidable thing [Diog. Laertius]
p.92 Errors result from external influence, and should be corrected, not hated [Diog. Laertius]
p.103 The road of freedom is the surest route to happiness [Xenophon]
p.227 Only the Cyrenaics reject the idea of a final moral end [Annas]