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whether the rich man must practise virtue, and, if he does not, his life is worthless, or whether this dieting in sickness is a hindrance to the workman in the application of his mind to carpentry and the rest of the arts, but no impediment to the rich man in following the precept of Phocylides."
" Yes indeed," he said, " this excessive care of the body which goes beyond gymnastic is well-nigh the greatest hindrance of all; for it is equally detrimental to the management of the household, to military campaigns, and to quiet magistracies in the city."
" But what is worst of all is that it is incompatible with any kind of study, with thought or profound meditation, making us always apprehensive of violent headaches and dizziness, which it lays to the charge of philosophy ; so that wherever virtue is practised and tested in that way, everywhere it is an irnpediment ; for it makes a man always fancy that he is sick and keeps him in perpetual solicitude about his health."
" Yes, that is a natural consequence," he said.
" Shall we not then say that Asclepius, knowing all this, for the benefit of those who by nature and their way of living were sound in body but had some definite malady within them, revealed to them and to persons in like condition the art of medicine, and, expelling their diseases by the aid of drugs and surgery, prescribed for them their customary diet, that he might not prejudice the weal of the State; whereas in the case of bodies hopelessly diseased within, shall we not say that he

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