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Aristippus, the founder of the Cyreniac school, was a sort of philosophic voluptuary, teaching that pleasure is the end of life.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
Plato mentions no names: but he means (according to some commentators) Leukippus and Demokritus — perhaps Aristippus also.
Plato therefore had no good foundation for the sarcasm which he throws out against Aristippus.
Possibly Aristippus may have been the author of it: but we can hardly tell what he meant, or how he defended it.
The word γένεσις is also very obscure: and we are not sure that Aristippus employed it.