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word and deed, sin against themselves and others. Nor yet must they be taught to make themselves like madmen in their language and conduct ; for, while it is right to know the mad and the wicked, both the men and the women, their deeds must not be done or imitated."
" Most true," he replied.
" Again," I said, "should they imitate smiths, or any other craftsmen, or the men who row triremes, or those who give time to the rowers, or anything else of this kind? "
" How could they," he said, " since they will not be permitted even to apply their minds to any one of these callings ? "
" Well, are they to imitate the neighing of horses, the bellowing of bulls, the sound of rivers, the roar of the sea, claps of thunder and all things of like nature? "
" No," he said, "since it is prohibited to them either to be mad or to imitate madmen."
" If then," I said, " I understand your meaning, there is a certain form of expression and narration which a really good man will adopt whenever he has anything to say, and still another quite different from this to which in his recital a man of the opposite character and education will always adhere."
" What then," he said, "are these two forms?"
" The upright man," I answered, "when in the course of a recital he comes upon a speech or action of a good man, will, I think, voluntarily personate him, and will not be ashamed of this kind of imitation; but he will most readily play this part when

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