Single Idea 2820

[catalogued under 25. Society / A. State of Nature / 1. A People / a. Human distinctiveness]

Full Idea

Men have a desire for live together, even when they have no need to seek each other's help.

Gist of Idea

People want to live together, even when they don't want mutual help

Source

Aristotle (Politics [c.332 BCE], 1278b20)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Politics', ed/tr. Sinclair,T.A. /Saunders,T. [Penguin 1992], p.187