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I’m stating some of this on faith, as an axiom to build reasoned arguments on, not something arrived at through reason itself since it is somewhat circular in its reasoning. Even so….

With our bodies, we have decided that those things good for us must taste bad, so mothers stew cheap vegetables until they are inedible and make the eating of them a virtue rather than a joy. And so we learn our first lesson that virtue is that which we do not like.

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