Now what is
called indignation1 is the antithesis to pity; for the
being pained at undeserved good fortune is in a manner contrary to being pained
at undeserved bad fortune and arises from the same character. And both emotions
show good character,
1νεμεσᾶν: “the nobler brother of envy”
Aristotle in 23 Volumes, Vol. 22, translated by J. H. Freese. Aristotle. Cambridge and London. Harvard University Press; William Heinemann Ltd. 1926.
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