Wandering Thoughts on the Philebus

The Philebus is a teleological dialogue, focused on the finality of things. On the surface, the subject matter concerns the question of pleasure. The pursuit of pleasure, as opposed to Jefferson's "pursuit of happiness", is a limitless activity. However there is the question of the finality of the philosophic life -what is the end? Where is the … Continue reading Wandering Thoughts on the Philebus