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- Title: PoSA: Chapter I: The Conscious Human Deed
- cravings. Or else: Freedom means to be able to determine one's life and
- same way as do his animal cravings. If, without my doing, a reasonable
- Title: PoSA: Chapter XIII: The Value of Life
- Eternal striving, ceaseless craving for satisfaction which yet can never be
- manifests itself through a number of cravings (needs). If the value of life
- depended on whether it brought more pleasure than displeasure, a craving
- valueless. Let us examine craving and pleasure, in order to see whether or
- not craving can be measured by pleasure. And lest we give rise to the
- fellow-creatures, a large number of unsatisfied cravings exist. What is
- and thought of the amount of enjoyment connected with a particular craving
- demands made by this craving, then the value of the pleasure experienced
- proportion to those able to fully satisfy their cravings, the smaller is the
- Here pessimism could say: The unsatisfied craving for food brings not only
- that all living beings (including man) seek satisfaction for their cravings
- spiritual cravings, and their satisfaction is striven for, despite the
- ordinary cravings by those who lack ideals, is of little significance.
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