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[301a] by a single ruler who rules with science—must never do anything in contravention of their existing written laws and ancestral customs.

Younger Socrates
You are quite right.

Then whenever the rich imitate this government, we call such a state an aristocracy; and when they disregard the laws, we call it an oligarchy.

Younger Socrates
Yes, I think we do.

And again, when one man rules according to laws

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