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INTRODUCTION

Hence the god first and chiefly charged the rulers that they should be of nothing such excellent guardians and take such earnest heed of nothing, as of the children that are born, to see what proportion of these metals is blended in their souls; and if a child of their own class has in his nature an alloy of brass or iron, they shall not unduly pity him, but assigning him the occupation which is adapted to his powers, they shall require him to take his place among the craftsmen or among the husbandmen; and again if among the latter class any shall be born with an admixture of gold or silver, having estimated their worth, they shall advance some of them to the rank of guardians, and others to the position of auxiliaries; since there is an oracle that the State shall be destroyed when its guardians are iron or brass. Do you know any means by which the people may be made to believe in this fiction?"'
Here we have, in this Phoenician tale, Plato's threefold division of the citizens into the industrial class, the knights and the rulers. The handicraftsmen of various grades are to labor, as best they can, chiefly in meeting and satisfying the material wants of the people. The auxiliaries and guardians will constitute the armed conscience and wisdom of the State, and will provide for its defense and its just

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