he may keep himself free from
iniquity and unholy deeds through this life and take his departure with fair
serene and well content when the end comes.”
“Well,” he said, “that is no very slight thing
1 Cf. Vol. I on 331 A, 621 C-D,
Marc. Aurel. xii. 36 and
vi. 30in fine. See my article “Hope”
in Hasting's Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics.
Plato. Plato in Twelve Volumes, Vols. 5 & 6 translated by Paul Shorey. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1969.
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