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" What! " he asked, " shall we wrong them, and make them live a worse life, when it is in their power to live a better? "

CHAPTER V.
" You have again forgotten," I said, "my friend, that it is not the purpose of the law to make any one class in the State happy above all others,(4) but that it aims to secure the happiness of all, uniting the citizens by persuasion and compulsion, making them share with one another the benefits which they can severally confer upon the common weal; that the law itself creates such citizens in the State, not to leave them free to pursue each his own way, but to use them for binding the State together."
" Quite true," he replied; " I had forgotten."
" Furthermore observe, my dear Glaucon," I continued, " that after all we shall be doing no wrong to those among us who are philosophers but shall be telling them what is right when we persuade them to care for and protect their fellow citizens. For we shall tell them that in other states it is reasonable that men of their stamp should take no part in the labors of public life; for they spring up of their own free will, with the government in each case opposed to them. Now it is fair that the plant of natural growth, which owes its culture

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