Virtues are the minimum and the Greeks set the bar. Greatest number versus greatest happiness is a measure of the State. Individuals are more complicated; the cascading impulses predict behaviour irregardless of the "greater outcome".
A deluded entry into Homer is in stark contrast to the battles and hero-worship that united our western sensibilities and the only psychology that we "no". Negation is what I often refer to as differentiation within and through the individual's drive to individuate.