Category Archives: intellect

The Ultimate Act of Bravery

The ultimate act of bravery doesn’t usually take place on a battlefield. It takes place in your heart when you have the courage to honor your character, your intellect, your inclinations, and your soul by listening to its clean, clear … Continue reading

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Education Value To Women

The quickened intellect and generous views of life which come with the acquaintance of many subjects…are the rich results of an education, and of immediate value to a woman. Katherine Roich, 1899

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Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristic of a vigorous intellect. Samuel Johnson P.S. from Jeneane Behme: Does that mean cats are more intellectual than dogs? Just curious 😀

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