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BOOK IX

" Now, do we not say that the passionate element is ever wholly intent upon ruling and victory and reputation ? "
" We certainly do."
" If, then, we were to call it victory-loving and honor-loving, should we be right? "
" Perfectly right."
" And now, as to the faculty with which we learn, it is obvious to every one that it is always striving to discover where the truth is to be found, and that it concerns itself less than the others with money and.reputation."
" Less by far."
" If, then, we were to call it knowledge-loving and philosophic, should we not apply appropriate terms to this part of the soul? "
" Why not?"
" Is it not again true," I said, " that in the souls of some men this last element holds sway, while in the souls of other people, one or other of the rivo former, as the case may be, is dominant?"
" Yes," he replied.
" For these reasons, then, may we assume that there are three principal classes of men-lovers of wisdom, lovers of victory, and lovers of gain?"
" Exactly so."
" Hence, there are also three kinds of pleasures corresponding severally to each of the three classes ? "
" Certainly."
" Then do you know that if you were to ask three such men, in turn, which of their lives is most pleasant,

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