Great sorrows for those who do not know how pleasure follows reason. Moreover, there is no one who desires to obtain pain itself because pain is important, enhanced, but because times of such a nature do not occur so that by toil and pain he may seek some great pleasure. For, to the slightest degree, who of us undertakes any laborious physical exercise, except to obtain some advantage from it? Who, however, rightfully condemns him who wishes to be in that pleasure which obtains nothing of annoyance?
But we both accuse and deem them most worthy of just hatred, who, blinded by the desire to soothe the flattery of the present pleasures, and corrupted by the flattery of their present pleasures, do not foresee what pains and what troubles they will receive; And the distinction between these things is easy and easy. For in free time, when the choice of choosing is free for us, and when nothing prevents us from being able to do what is most pleasing, every pleasure must be taken up, and every pain avoided. At certain times and or due to obligations.