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[5] And when this follows on that, but not that on this [then “that” is the greater good];1 for the enjoyment of that which follows is contained in that of the other. Now, things follow simultaneously, or successively, or potentially; thus, life follows simultaneously on health, but not health on life; knowledge follows subsequently on learning [but not learning on knowledge]; and simple theft potentially on sacrilege, for one who commits sacrilege will also steal.

1 If B (life) follows on, is the consequent of A (health), but A is not the consequent of B, then A is a greater good than B.

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