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The reason why I lost my lamp was that the thief was superior to me in vigilance. He paid however this price for the lamp, that in exchange for it he consented to become a thief: in exchange for it, to become faithless.
This complete text of The Golden Sayings of Epictetus is in the public domain.
Also see Epictetus: A Stoic and Socratic Guide to Life by A. A. Long.
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