MegaraProbably the battle of 409 B.C.,
reported in Diodor. Sic. xiii. 65. Cf. Introduction p.
viii.—'Sons of Ariston,The
implied pun on the name is made explicit in 580 C-D. Some have held that
Glaucon and Adeimantus were uncles of Plato, but Zeller decides for the
usual view that they wre brothers. Cf. Ph. d. Gr. ii. 1,
4th ed. 1889, p. 392, and Abhandl. d.
Berl. Akad., 1873, Hist.-Phil Kl.
pp. 86 ff. whose race from a glorious sire is god-like.' This, my
friends, I think, was well said. For there must indeed be a touch of the
god-like in your disposition if you are not convinced that injustice is
preferable to justice though you can plead its case in such fashion.