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[49b] seriously conversing with each other, failed all along to see that we were no better than children? Or is not what we used to say most certainly true, whether the world agree or not? And whether we must endure still more grievous sufferings than these, or lighter ones, is not wrongdoing inevitably an evil and a disgrace to the wrongdoer? Do we believe this or not?

Crito
We do.

Socrates
Then we ought not to do wrong at all.

Crito
Why, no.

Socrates
And we ought not even to requite wrong with wrong, as the world thinks, since we must not do wrong at all.


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