eudaimonia : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous
- David Cameron in PR Newswire (press release)
The politics of happiness is nothing new,writes David Cameron, leader of Britain's Conservative party. "In his 'Nicomachean Ethics,' Aristotle said that eudaimonia, or happiness, is the goal of life."
- Martin Seligman in Times Online
Seligman says: "There's too much emphasis on happiness, I think. I'm interested in the meaningful or virtuous life, what the Greeks called eudaimonia."