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" Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures than when it is between bodily and mental. "
The Contemporary Review - Page 519
1879
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 64

1861
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily...
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Utilitarianism

John Stuart Mill - Utilitarianism - 1863 - 95 pages
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily...
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Dissertations and Discussions: Political, Philosophical, and ..., Volume 3

John Stuart Mill - History - 1864
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable, and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures than when it is between bodily and...
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Utilitarianism

John Stuart Mill - Utilitarianism - 1864 - 96 pages
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 19

Literature - 1872
...better than quote Mr. Mill himself.* " Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures .... They pursue sensual indulgences...
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Mind, Volume 2

Philosophy - 1893
...edition). * Bentham, Memoirs, p. 560 (vol. x. of Bowning's edition). character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily...
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Socialism

John Stuart Mill - 1879
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily...
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Utilitarianism

John Stuart Mill - Utilitarianism - 1887 - 149 pages
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valua7 ble ; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between...
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Pure Logic and Other Minor Works

William Stanley Jevons - Logic, Symbolic and mathematical - 1890 - 299 pages
...dissatisfied, than a fool satisfied. And if the fool, or the pig, is of a different opinion, it is because they only know their own side of the question....time and opportunity for indulging them. I submit that,/?-oģi Mill's point of view, these are all valid reasons, why they should _?i0^_choose._the higher._life....
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Humboldt library of science, Issue 121

1890
...the intrinsic superiority of the higher. Men often, from infirmity of character, make their election for the nearer good, though they know it to be the less valuable; and this no less when the choice is between two bodily pleasures, than when it is between bodily and...
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