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of the opposite kind.(3) Suppose while we were painting statues some one should approach us and find fault with us for not applying the most beautiful colors to the most beautiful parts of
the body, because the eyes, which possess the highest beauty, were not painted in purple but in black,(4) I think we should make a reasonable reply to him by saying, My good sir, do not im
agine that we must make the eyes so beautiful that they would not appear to be eyes, or that we should do the like to the other parts; but observe whether by giving to the several parts what rightly belongs to them we make the whole beautiful. Therefore do not now compel us to bestow upon our guardians happiness of such a kind as shall make them anything but guardians. For we might with long trailing robes, and setting crowns of gold upon their heads, bid them cultivate the ground at their pleasure, and we might also, after making the potters recline on couches at their fire, pledging each other with wine from left to right, and faring sumptuously, letting their wheel lie idle, bid them ply their trade as much as they please and no more; and in like manner we might make enjoyment general among the rest of the citizens, in order that the whole State may be happy. But do not give us such advice as that; for, if we heed you, the farmer will not be a

3. This promise is kept in Books VIII and IX:
4. On the application of color to statues consult Gardner's Handbook of Greek Sculpture, pp. 28 ff.

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