These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish.

These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. - feature 1

He wise man therefore always holds in these matters to this principle of selection: he rejects pleasures to secure other greater

On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled and demoralized by the charms of pleasure of the moment, so blinded by desire, that they cannot foresee the pain and trouble that are bound to ensue; and equal blame belongs to those who fail in their duty through weakness of will, which is the same as saying through shrinking from toil and pain.

These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents our being able to do what we like best, every pleasure is to be welcomed and every pain avoided.

These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. - feature 2
These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. - feature 3

But in certain circumstances and owing to the claims of duty or the obligations of business it will frequently occur that pleasures have to be repudiated and annoyances accepted.

These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents our being able to do what we like best, every pleasure is to be welcomed and every pain avoided.

  1. To take a trivial example
  2. Which of us ever undertakes laborious
  3. Physical exercise, except to obtain
  4. Some advantage from it
  • But who has any right to find fault
  • With a man who chooses
  • To enjoy a pleasure that has no annoying
  • Avoids a pain that produces
That they cannot foresee the pain and trouble that are bound to ensue; and equal blame belongs to those who fail in their duty through weakness of will, which is the same as saying through shrinking from toil and pain. Andree Connie