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what is to be feared and on all other matters might be ineffaceable in virtue of their possessing the right nature and the true education, and that their fast color (thus attained) might resist such powerful detergents as pleasure, which is a more powerful agent in washing out color than any potash or lye, and might resist pain and fear and desire, which are the mightiest of all solvents. This power, then, of always holding fast to the true and lawful opinion about what is to be feared or not to be feared I define to be courage and so call it, unless you object."
" But," said he, "I do not object; for it seems to me that when the true opinion on these same matters is acquired without education, as in the case of beasts and slaves, you would not consider it altogether legitimate, and you would call it anything else rather than courage."
" What you say is perfectly true."
" I accept, then, this definition of courage."
" Yes," I said, "I accept it, but as the courage of citizens, and you will not accept it amiss. At another time we will discuss the subject more completely if you wish ; for at present it is not this virtue but justice that is the object of our quest; hence, for the investigation of courage I think enough has been said."
" Your words are fitly spoken," he replied.

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