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INTRODUCTION

At this stage of the conversation the two brothers, thinking Thrasymachus had been too easily silenced, proceed, after the manner of the Devil's advocate, but against their real convictions, to set forth the advantages of injustice and to make a plea for the unjust man. With all the ardor of youth and with the skill of trained gymnasts they conduct their sham battle of the orators so successfully that Socrates is delighted above measure with their words; and, because they are able to speak so eloquently in defense of injustice, while they believe in the superiority of justice, he expresses his admiration by citing in their honor a recent line of elegiac poetry, "Sons of Ariston, divine progeny of an illustrious father." Glaucon has with great vigor supported the popular view that there is no essential difference between the just man and the unjust, that if each of them could procure a magic ring like that of Gyges, which possessed the power of making the wearer invisible, the two would go the same way, choosing injustice for its consequences, because every man thinks that it is far more profitable to himself individually than justice.
Furthermore, Glaucon continues, suppose the perfectly unjust man to be stripped of all things that have the appearance of evil, and, while guilty of the most consummate injustice, to have gained for himself

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