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Explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing pleasure and praising pain was born and we will give you a complete account of the system, and expound the actual teachings of the explorer of the truth, the master-builder of human happiness which toil and pain can procure him some great pleasure. To take a trivial example, which of us ever undertakes.
Accept to obtain some advantage from it? But who has any right find fault with a man who chooses to enjoy a pleasure that has no annoying consequences, or one who avoids a pain that produces no resultant pleasurethere anyone loves or pursues.
There anyone who loves or pursues or desires to obtain pain of itself,
because it is pain, but because occasionally circumstances occur in which toil
and pain can procure him some great pleasure.