- 435?–356? b.c., Greek philosopher: founder of the Cyrenaic school of philosophy.
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From Antisthenes came the Cynics; from Aristippus the philosophers of pleasure.Initiation into Philosophy
And when Aristippus, returning to the charge, asked him "if he knew of any thing beautiful."The Memorabilia
“At this rate you might find beauty in a basket to carry dung,” said Aristippus.
When Aristippus was asked by someone, "Are you everywhere then?"Plutarch's Morals
"Cincinnatus is a better model than Aristippus: confess it," said I, smiling.Devereux, Complete
- ?435–?356 bc, Greek philosopher, who believed pleasure to be the highest good and founded the Cyrenaic school