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  • anger can be a good moral motivation

    according to ARISTOTLE feelings are a big fact to change man as to effect their judgments, a man can also expects to be specially respected by his inferior in birth, in capacity, in goodness, and generally in anything in which he is much their superior as where money concern a wealthy man looks for respect from one who cannot speak, so in fact Aristotle states a way of great resentment being due to their great superiority. According to Aristotle the person with whom we get angry re those who laugh, mock, or jeer at us for such conduct insolent, are those real feeling for a man to feel realized and anything can destroyed his self stem. in fact this injuries must be such as are neither retaliatory according to Aristotle.

  • anger can be a good moral motivation

    according to ARISTOTLE feelings are a big fact to change man as to effect their judgments, a man can also expects to be specially respected by his inferior in birth, in capacity, in goodness, and generally in anything in which he is much their superior as where money concern a wealthy man looks for respect from one who cannot speak, so in fact Aristotle states a way of great resentment being due to their great superiority. According to Aristotle the person with whom we get angry re those who laugh, mock, or jeer at us for such conduct insolent, are those real feeling for a man to feel realized and anything can destroyed his self stem. in fact this injuries must be such as are neither retaliatory according to Aristotle.

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  • Who was more important: Aristotle or Charles Darwin?

    Aristotle Aristotle was a Greek philosopher born in Stagirus in 384 BCE. The fact that Aristotle was a pupil of Plato contributed to his former views of Platonism, but following Plato’s death, Aristotle immersed himself in empirical studies and shifted from Platonism to empiricism . Aristotle Aristotle was a Greek philosopher born in Stagirus in 384 BCE.

  • Best Philosophy Book

    Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics Marx's Communist Manifesto

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  • Hungry for knowledge

    I've been listening to collegiate lectures on nichomachean ethics, and the teacher said that Aristotle's work is virtue ethics. My question is, would Aristotle (or virtue ethics) constitute such a man as virtuous, or vicious ?

  • Aristotle's Four Causes and Hylemorphism

    Intrinsic: Formal cause Material cause Extrinsic: Efficient cause Final cause What's your views of the Four Causes, as well as Aristotle's theory that substances are a compound of form and matter, a-la hylemorphism?: At 2/28/2014 9:33:10 PM, zmikecuber wrote: : The four causes... : Intrinsic: : Formal cause : Material cause : : Extrinsic: : Efficient cause: Final cause : : What's your views of the Four Causes, as well as Aristotle's theory that substances are a compound of form and matter, a-la hylemorphism? : : Intrinsic: : : Formal cause : : Material cause : : : : Extrinsic: : : Efficient cause: Final cause : : : : What's your views of the Four Causes, as well as Aristotle's theory that substances are a compound of form and matter, a-la hylemorphism?

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    Where was Aristotle born?
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    Aristotle was born in Stageira.
  • Q:
    What is a famous quote by Aristotle?
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    Noteworthy quotations include: "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act by a habit."
  • Q:
    Who had a notable influence on Aristotle?
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    Anaximander, Epicurus, Plato, Hippocrates and Heraclitus influenced Aristotle.
  • Q:
    Which books have been composed by writer, Aristotle?
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    Well known books include -
    - Nicomachean Ethics
  • Q:
    What was Aristotle's ethnicity?
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    Greeks was the heritage of his family predecessors.
  • Q:
    What was Aristotle's profession?
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    Aristotle was an accomplished philosopher, mathematician and physicist.
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