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The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men.

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Source Notes: quoted by Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Eloquence,” Society and Solitude, 1870

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Plato (ca. May 21? 427 BC ca. 347 BC) was an immensely influential classical Greek philosopher, student of Socrates, teacher of Aristotle, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens.

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