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whatever, in the first place it renders it incapable of acting with itself on account of divisions and dissensions, and still further renders it hostile both to itself and to all that opposes, and consequently to the just? Is it not so?"
" Certainly."
" And then, I think, when it makes its abode in one man, it will bring about all these results which it is in its nature to produce: first, it will render him incapable of action because he is in a state of discord and not living in harmony with himself, and then it will make him an enemy both of himself and of the just. Surely that is true?"
" Yes."
" But, my friend, are the gods also just?"
" Let us suppose that they are."
" Then the unjust man, Thrasymachus, will be an enemy to the gods also, but the just man a friend."
" Courage," he said, "regale yourself with the argument ! For I will not oppose you lest I make myself obnoxious to the present company."
" Come then," said I, "complete what remains to me of my feast by continuing to answer. We have already seen that just men are wiser, better, and more capable of action than unjust men ; that the latter are able to do nothing in concert with one another ; and we do not speak altogether accurately when we say that unjust men ever did anything vigorously in concert and in common; for if they had been completely unjust they would not have spared each other; evidently there was in them a remnant of justice which at all events kept them

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