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Yes; and the opposite of that, in the language of the inscription, would evidently be not to know oneself at all.

Of course.

Protarchus, try to divide this into three.

How do you mean? I am afraid I can never do it.

Then you say that I must now make the division?

Yes, I say so, and I beg you to do so, besides.

Must not all those who do not know themselves be affected by their condition in one of three ways?

How is that?

First in regard to wealth; such a man thinks he is

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