L'avant et l'après de peintures connues. Philosophy since the Enlightenment, by Roger Jones. Allegory of the Cave. Plato realizes that the general run of humankind can think, and speak, etc., without (so far as they acknowledge) any awareness of his realm of Forms. The allegory of the cave is supposed to explain this. In the allegory, Plato likens people untutored in the Theory of Forms to prisoners chained in a cave, unable to turn their heads. Yolo. Thou shalt not commit logical fallacies. Evil Ostriches. Trust me, I´m Peña Nietp. Just Peña being Peña. Like a boss : Crazy Liver.