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[59b] since none of them ever was, will be, or is in the same state?

Of course not.

How can we gain anything fixed whatsoever about things which have no fixedness whatsoever?

In no way, as it seems to me.

Then no mind or science which is occupied with them possesses the most perfect truth.

No, it naturally does not.

Then we must dismiss the thought of you and me and Gorgias and Philebus, and make this solemn declaration

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