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BOOK IX

" Surely not, in my opinion," he said.
" On the contrary," I said, " he will give heed to the government of his soul and take care that nothing therein be disturbed by either opulence or indigence, and upon this rule of conduct he will accumulate or spend his property according to his ability."
" That is surely true," he said.
" Again, in regard to honors also he will keep the same end in view; those which he thinks will make him a better man he will gladly accept and enjoy, whereas those which he thinks will disturb the order that reigns in his soul he will shun both in public and in private."
" If, then, that is his chief concern," he said, " he will not want to engage in politics."
" Yes, by the dog (the god of Egypt)," I said, " in his own city, at least, he certainly will, though not perhaps in the land of his birth unless a voice from heaven call him to the task."
" I understand," he said, " you mean that he will govern in the city which we have just founded, the city of our parable, for I do not believe it is to be found anywhere on earth."
" At least," I replied, " in heaven there is laid up an exemplar of it which he who desires may behold, and beholding, found a city in himself. But it matters not whether this republic exists anywhere or ever will exist; for he will regulate his conduct after the manners of that city and of no other."
" Yes, that is likely enough," he said.

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