Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book I, Chapter 1

Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics

Return to the Works of Aristotle Return to the Works of Aristotle Welcome to the Classical Liberal Arts Academy’s Classical Ethics course. In this course, we will study all of Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics. Translation by Thomas Taylor Every art and every method, and in like manner every action and deliberate choice, appear to aspire after a certain good: Hence, it is well said, that the good is that which all things desire. Of ends, however, there appears to be a certain difference; for some of them are energies; but others of them besides these are certain works. But in those … Continue