If, Socrates, we are to be guided at all by the analogy of the preceding instances, then justice is the art which gives good to friends and evil to enemies.
And who is best able to do good to his friends and evil to his enemies in time of sickness?
SOCRATES: Now, if there be any sort of good
which is distinct from knowledge, virtue may be that good
; but if knowledge embraces all good
, then we shall be right in thinking that virtue is knowledge?
But if we allow, that the virtues of a good
man and a good
magistrate may be the same, and a citizen is one who obeys the magistrate, it follows that the virtue of the one cannot in general be the same as the virtue of the other, although it may be true of some particular citizen; for the virtue of the magistrate must be different from the virtue of the citizen.
Laying my head against Sir Henry's broad shoulder I burst into tears; and I think that I heard Good
gulping away on the other side, and swearing hoarsely at himself for doing so.
Rory was the horse that mostly went with me when a pair was ordered, and a good
honest fellow he was.
Now," quoth Robin, "will I go too, for fain would I draw a string for the bright eyes of my lass and a butt of good
But even if we assume that fifty years ago Alexander I was mistaken in his view of what was good
for the people, we must inevitably assume that the historian who judges Alexander will also after the lapse of some time turn out to be mistaken in his view of what is good
At night one goes to bed, and next morning, the good
times begin all over again.
And as, happily, the actors have tried to perform it in the simple fashion in which it must have been done long ago, we can get from it a very good
idea of the plays which pleased our forefathers.
Peace with God and thy neighbour: so desireth good
It will pleasure me hugely to take a braggart down a notch, an some good
man will lend me a stout quarter-staff.