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intellectual

1. Pert. to the mind.
2. Possessing intellect.
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Indeed, the probabilities are that the more insincere the man is, the more purely intellectual will the idea be, as in that case it will not be coloured by either his wants, his desires, or his prejudices.
It seems not worth while to execute with too much pains some one intellectual, or aesthetical, or civil feat, when presently the dream will scatter, and we shall burst into universal power.
Hence the immense benefit of party in politics, as it reveals faults of character in a chief, which the intellectual force of the persons, with ordinary opportunity and not hurled into aphelion by hatred, could not have seen.
It is terse and unadorned, dealing often with commonplace things in the manner of the Epistles and Satires of Horace, and it generally has more of the quality of intellectual prose than of real emotional poetry.
Abraham Cowley, a youthful prodigy and always conspicuous for intellectual power, was secretary to Queen Henrietta Maria after her flight to France and later was a royalist spy in England.
Exactly parallel is the whole rule of intellectual duty to the rule of moral duty.
I were a fool not to sacrifice a thousand Aeschyluses to my intellectual integrity.
Of beautiful sights, and sweet sounds, and pleasant odours, she has no conception; nevertheless, she seems as happy and playful as a bird or a lamb; and the employment of her intellectual faculties, or the acquirement of a new idea, gives her a vivid pleasure, which is plainly marked in her expressive features.
Zlate Lozanovski in Sloboden Pecat in irony says, that if there were 200 intellectuals in the true sense of the word, Macedonia without dilemma would be an intellectual power, and not only in the Balkans.
This struggle began with the introduction of the "intellectual" during the Dreyfus Affair of 1898 and continues even today among the intellectuals of the Nouvelle Droite.
Public intellectuals occupy a chameleonic status and position in contemporary culture, as well as in and across media forms.
"Filipino intellectuals are detached from the hustle of ordinary Filipino lives," he continued.

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