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[490d] I refer to something different.

Socrates
Then tell me, do you call the wiser better? Yes or no?

Callicles
Yes, I do.

Socrates
But do you not think the better should have a larger share?

Callicles
Yes, but not of food and drink.

Socrates
I see; of clothes, perhaps; and the ablest weaver should have the largest coat, and go about arrayed in the greatest variety of the finest clothes?

Callicles
What have clothes to do with it?

Socrates
Well, shoes then; clearly he who is wisest


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