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[85e] Or has someone taught him geometry? You see, he can do the same as this with all geometry and every branch of knowledge. Now, can anyone have taught him all this? You ought surely to know, especially as he was born and bred in your house.

Meno
Well, I know that no one has ever taught him.

Socrates
And has he these opinions, or has he not?

Meno
He must have them, Socrates, evidently.

Socrates
And if he did not acquire them in this present life, is it not obvious at once


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