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[187c] or we shall be less inclined to think we know what we do not know at all; and surely even that would be a recompense not to be despised. Well, then, what do you say now? Assuming that there are two kinds of opinion, one true and the other false, do you define knowledge as the true opinion?

Theaetetus
Yes. That now seems to me to be correct.

Socrates
Is it, then, still worth while, in regard to opinion, to take up again—?

Theaetetus
What point do you refer to?

Socrates
Somehow I am troubled now and have often been troubled before,


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