Civilization and Its Discontents

Attaining Pleasure

What 3 things limit man's ability to attain or sustain pleasure, explain.

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Most immediately, men strive to be happy, and their behavior in the outside world is determined by the pleasure principle. But the possibilities for happiness and pleasure are limited, and more often we experience unhappiness from the following three sources: 1) our body; 2) the external world; and 3) our relations to other men.