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BOOK IV

"Hence, in view of these considerations, I would not attempt to legislate on matters of this kind."
" And with reason," he said.
" And again: In Heaven's name," I said, "as to these transactions relating to contracts which men of different classes make with one another in the market-place, or, if you please, the contracts of builders, or insults, unprovoked assaults, the bringing of lawsuits, the impanelling of jurors, the exactions or payments of customs that may be necessary either in the markets or in the harbors, and, in general, whatever concerns the market, the city or the port, or the like, shall we venture to legislate about any of them?"
" There is no need," he said, "to impose laws about these matters on good and noble tnen ; for they will easily discover themselves whatever legislation is necessary."
" Yes, my friend, if God shall grant them to preserve intact the laws which we have already discussed."
" Otherwise," said Adeimantus, "they will spend their whole life always enacting and amending endless laws on such points, in the expectation of attaining to perfection."
" You mean," I said, "that such persons will pass their lives as those do who are sick and yet from lack of self-control will not give up a vicious habit of living."
" Certainly."
"And, indeed, these invalids lead a charming

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