Wandering Thoughts on the Philebus

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