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BOOK IV

"Look at the question from another point of view and see whether you will reach this conclusion : Would you not lay upon the rulers in the State the duty of deciding suits at law?"
" Certainly."
" In their decisions will they aim at anything else than to prevent any man from appropriating what belongs to another or from being deprived of what is his own?"
" No, that will be their object."
"On the ground that it is just?"
"Yes."
" Then in accordance with this view also justice will be acknowledged to be the having and doing what belongs to us and is our own."
"That is true."
" Consider now whether you are of the same opinion as I am. Suppose a carpenter to undertake to carry on the trade of a cobbler, or a cobbler that of a carpenter-either interchanging tools or duties, or one and the same person to be attempting to do both-any interchange whatever save one,(19) do you think from such changes the State would suffer any great harm?"
" Certainly not."
" But when, I suppose, a craftsman, or any other person designed by nature to be a man of business, becoming elated by wealth or the number of his connections, his bodily strength or any similar advantage, attempts to force himself into

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