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The difference between the Orgasmatron and the Experience Machine thought experiments is that:
the Orgasmatron only provides for physical pleasures and the Experience Machine provides the whole range of possible pleasures.
Power, according to Hobbes, is:
the ability to achieve some future apparent good. See pg. 53.
Hobbes thinks that “good” and “evil” are:
what people call those things they love or hate due to their appetite or aversion toward them. See pg. 33
Hobbes’ idea of happiness is:
continually pursuing and achieving one object of desire after another. See pg.39, 60 and elsewhere.
Butler argues that:
humans, by their nature, are motivated by both self-love and benevolence.