Ideas from 'works (all lost)' by Aristippus the elder [395 BCE], by Theme Structure

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1. Philosophy / D. Nature of Philosophy / 5. Hopes for Philosophy
If all laws were abolished, philosophers would still live as they do now
22. Metaethics / A. Ethical Ends / 2. Goodness / a. Goodness
Only the Cyrenaics reject the idea of a final moral end
22. Metaethics / A. Ethical Ends / 5. Happiness / d. Routes to happiness
The road of freedom is the surest route to happiness
23. Ethics / A. Egoism / 3. Cyrenaic School
Pleasure is the good, because we always seek it, it satisfies us, and its opposite is the most avoidable thing
People who object to extravagant pleasures just love money
25. Society / D. Social Rights / 4. Right to Punish / b. Retribution for crime
Errors result from external influence, and should be corrected, not hated