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 I maintain also that if you compare me with those who profess1 to turn men to a life of temperance and justice, you will find that my teaching is more true and more profitable than theirs. For they exhort their followers to a kind of virtue and wisdom which is ignored by the rest of the world and is disputed among themselves; I, to a kind which is recognized by all.
1 These are the “eristics.” See General Introd. pp. xxi, xxv.