Compare And Contrast Man And Hedonism

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Angelika F. Young
I. Introduction

Philosophy, study the history of human thought. And it requires great ideas to understand all the life big questions. This paper aimed to know, how man become selfish, because of Hedonism. This philosophical theme will let us understand more what hedonism is. And in this paper, I shall be identifying which is higher in Hedonism the Pleasure or the pain.

The hedonism, according to the Greek Philosophy is that pleasure is the important pursuit of a human person and the only good thing for all persons. In Greek Philosophy, they believe that the pleasure is good for everyone's life, while the pain that the individual experience was only an evil to everyone's life. And it …show more content…

Hedonism also considered as a crime or sin to any religious person, because it is immoral to God to have a self-happiness. But according to Non-Philosopher Hedonism is rather selfish, because it depends on the person if what makes him/ her happy.

In this paper, it will show how hedonism affects man’s life and become selfish. And I will identify first what is hedonism, and how it affects us. Second, to know if the word selfish is existing in every one of us when we meet our happiness. And third, I will conclude how totally hedonism affects man’s life and become selfish.

II. Analysis and explanation of the …show more content…

That’s why most of us become selfish. But as I go to the deep understanding about the hedonism, I conclude that every one of us has selfishness in our body that we can’t remove in our own body even we don’t meet our happiness or pleasure in our life because it is natural to all of us to have it, but it is up to us if we will use it in good or evil things in this world. Because the Hedonism that we experience or the selfishness that we experience may be the absence of good things that we should do. Also, I conclude that the most important among the Pleasure and pain, is the pleasure is the most important to all of us because according to Aristippus “hedonism is the most important pursuit of pleasure over pain”, but in any happiness that we receive or experience there is always sadness or pain in all because all of us have selfishness in our body. That’s why even we want to be happy until we have pleasure in our body it is useless to meet our true happiness in life because in every pleasure that we feel for our self or even to other there is always selfishness present in our lives in the

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