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22. Metaethics / A. Ethical Ends / 6. Pleasure / c. Types of pleasure

[what types of pleasure are there?]

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Good and true are the same for everyone, but pleasures differ [Democritus]
We should only choose pleasures which are concerned with the beautiful [Democritus]
A small pure pleasure is much finer than a large one contaminated with pain [Plato]
There are three types of pleasure, for reason, for spirit and for appetite [Plato]
Nice smells are intensive, have no preceding pain, and no bad after-effect [Plato]
There are pleasures of the soul (e.g. civic honour, and learning) and of the body [Aristotle]
God feels one simple pleasure forever [Aristotle]
Good people enjoy virtuous action, just as musicians enjoy beautiful melodies [Aristotle]
Intellectual pleasures are superior to sensuous ones [Aristotle]
Pleasure is the goal, but as lack of pain and calm mind, not as depraved or greedy pleasure [Epicurus]
Pains of the soul are worse than pains of the body, because it feels the past and future [Diog. Laertius on Epicurus]
Pleasures only differ in their duration and the part of the body affected [Epicurus]
Cyrenaic pleasure is a motion, but Epicurean pleasure is a condition [Diog. Laertius]
People more obviously enjoy social pleasures than they do eating and drinking [Shaftesbury]
Prejudice apart, push-pin has equal value with music and poetry [Bentham]
Of Bentham's 'dimensions' of pleasure, only intensity and duration matter [Ross on Bentham]
He gives his body up to pleasure, but not his soul [Joubert]
The pleasure of existing is the only genuine pleasure [Hadot]
Greeks and early Christians were much more concerned about food than about sex [Foucault]
The end for Epicurus is static pleasure [Annas]