We are infinitely appetitive and only genuinely concerned with our miage selves. In addition to being exclusively self-interested, Hobbes also argues that human beings are reasonable. They have in them the rational capacity to pursue their desires as efficiently and maximally as possible. Their reason does not, given the subjective nature of value, evaluate their given ends, rather it merely acts as "Scouts, and Spies, to range abroad, and find the ipad mini flashlight
to the things Desired" (139). Rationality is purely instrumental. It can add and subtract, digital image processing gonzalez pdf ebook compare sums one to another, and thereby endows us with the capacity to formulate the best means to whatever ends we might happen to have.