John Stuart Mill: On Defining Pleasure

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“Better to be Socrates dissatisfied than a fool satisfied” John Stuart Mill

Pleasure; is an interesting word indeed, it can mean many things, but what is its true worth? Obviously, we all want to enjoy the great pleasures in life, but, what is the definition of a pleasurable life? Are our ideas of pleasure really what pleasure is? How do we measure it?  Continue reading John Stuart Mill: On Defining Pleasure

Aristotle: On the Pursuit of Happiness

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”Happiness depends on acquiring a moral character, where one displays the virtues of courage, generosity, justice, friendship, and citizenship in one’s life.” Aristotle

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The Christmas Man and Me: A Prose Poem 

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Betwixt: A Quatrain Poem 

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