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[805b] for a lawgiver to commit.

Clinias
So it would seem; yet truly a vast number of the things now mentioned, Stranger, are in conflict with our ordinary polities.

Athenian
Well, but I said1 that we should allow the argument to run its full course, and when this is done we should adopt the conclusion we approve.

Clinias
In this you spoke most reasonably; and you have made me now chide myself for what I said. So say on now what

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