Single Idea 2813

[catalogued under 23. Ethics / C. Virtue Theory / 3. Virtues / b. Temperance]

Full Idea

It is quite possible to live a moderate life and yet be miserable.

Gist of Idea

It is quite possible to live a moderate life and yet be miserable

Source

Aristotle (Politics [c.332 BCE], 1265a32)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Politics', ed/tr. Sinclair,T.A. /Saunders,T. [Penguin 1992], p.123