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An analysis of love and virtue in plato’s symposium meno’s paradox, as outlined in 80d of the meno, raises the question of how one who is truly ignorant could go about seeking knowledge of. We stand much to gain by a deeper look at the excellent dialogue of plato's symposium here plato shows that love is plato in love liberal learning. This leads to plato’s definition of love that ‘love is of the everlasting possession of the good according to the description in the symposium.
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