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Starting off doing the bad is hard to change and hard to find eudaimonia. Aristotle would say that you need to have pleasure in your life. He isnít talking about physical pleasure but also mental or eternal pleasure. Pleasure should not come from materials...
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It comes from doing the right thing. Pleasure is found by finding arte living by good virtues, doing the right thing and working towards eudaimonia. Aristotle would advise the akratic person to start doing activities that benefit yourself and others with a purpose...
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