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The Rhetoric of Aristotle

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This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
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  • BN ID: 2940022727845
  • Publisher: University Press; [etc ., etc.]
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1361 b] Analysis of Happiness 2i look small; but the place and the moment account for it. The elements of honour are—sacrifices; records in verse or prose; privileges; grants of domain ; chief seats; public luiici.il'i; :.i.iiin-i ; maintenance at ilu- public coat ; barbaric homage, such as salaams and giving place; and the gifts honourable among each people. The gift is the bestowal of a possession and a mark of honour: gifts, therefore, are desired both by the avaricious and by the ambitious, since for each it has what they want: it is a possession, which the 1361 b avaricious desire; and it brings honour, which the ambitious desire. The excellence of the body is health,—this health meaning 10 that men are to be free from disease and to have Health. the use of their bodies; for many people are healthy in the way in which Herodicus is said to have been, whom no one would count happy for their health, since they have to abstain from all, or nearly all, the things which men do. Beauty is different for each time of life : it is a youth's n beauty that his body should be serviceable for the toils of the race and for feats of strength, while he is also pleasant to look upon ;—so that the practices of the pentathlum are most beautiful, being formed at once for strength and for speed. The beauty of a man in his prime is that his body should be serviceable for the toils of war, while his aspect pleases and also strikes fear; the beauty of an old man is that his body should serve for the needful toils and be free from pain, through having none of those things which mar old age. Strength is the power of moving another as one likes, and one must do so bydrawing or pushing or lifting or pressing or compressing; so that a strong man is strong either in all or in some of these th...
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