Literary Record Details

Author: PLATO Phil.

Opus: Leges
Reference: Plat.Leg.6.759c

Period: Classical

Genre: prose
Subgenre: philosophy
Gender: m
Context: office

Greek Text: κληροῦν οὕτω τῇ θείᾳ τύχῃ ἀποδιδόντα, δοκιμάζειν δὲ τὸν ἀεὶ λαγχάνοντα πρῶτον μὲν ὁλόκληρον καὶ γνήσιον

English Text: we shall entrust it to the god himself to ensure his own good pleasure, by committing their appointment to the divine chance of the lot

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Kleros 768, Plat.Leg.6.759c