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Ultimately, the penalty for the wicked is the life they themselves lead.
(the penalty they will pay is who they will become)
The penalty for viciousness is becoming more vicious.
(Socrates according to Plato in the Theotitus...)
"...truth be told, they are what they fancy they are not)
This is very Aristotelian.