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[319e] but in private life our best and wisest citizens are unable to transmit this excellence of theirs to others; for Pericles, the father of these young fellows here, gave them a first-rate training in the subjects for which he found teachers, but in those of which he is himself a master


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    • James A. Towle, Commentary on Plato: Protagoras, 324d
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