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An unabridged variation with advent for research: Plato can do with phrases simply as he pleases; to him they're certainly 'more plastic than wax' (Republic). we're within the behavior of opposing speech and writing, poetry and prose. yet he has stumbled on a use of language during which they're united; which provides a becoming expression to the top truths; and within which the trifles of courtesy and the familiarities of way of life aren't missed.

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