Plato’s Allegory of the Cave is one of the most often debated and most commonly cited philosophical metaphors. Depending on your perspective, it can either be a metaphor for the way we learn or a political story about the way our leaders should behave. Either way, the imagery Plato uses in the allegory has captivated the imaginations of people for centuries.
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