to the aspect of the ideal1 reality in all
things.” “Assuredly.” “Tell me,
then, is there any flaw in the argument? Have we not proved the qualities
enumerated to be necessary and compatible2 with one another for the soul that
is to have a sufficient and perfect apprehension of reality?”
not exactly “idea.” Cf. Cratyl. 389
B, What Plato Said, p. 358 on Euthyph. 6
D, ibid. p. 560 on Rep. 369 A and p. 585
on Parmen. 130 C-D. Cf. Class. Phil. xx. (1925) p. 347.
2 Lit. “following on upon the other.” Cf.
Tim. 27 Cἑπομένως,
Laws 844 E.
Plato. Plato in Twelve Volumes, Vols. 5 & 6 translated by Paul Shorey. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1969.
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