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[4] For instance take the following question: “What is the finest form of fruit? Is it not that which is best?” This will be admitted. “What of the horse? What is the finest? Is it not that which is the best?” Several more questions of the same kind follow. Last comes the question for the sake of which all the others were put: “What of man? Is not he the finest type who is best?” The answer can only be in the affirmative.

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