chapter  4
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Government of Realm and Manners of Kings

As for the Growths, 2057 which appear in Virtuous Cities (like weeds amid wheat or thorns on cultivated land), they are of five sorts:

First, the Hypocrites, 2160 who are a community from whom proceed the acts of virtuous men, but for purposes other than felicity, such as a pleasure or an ennoblement.