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We should take care not to make the intellect our god: it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.

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I need someone to tell me what this quote means!

User gone

Please explain.

User gone

The intellect is simply how we use our cognitive ability. It doesn't decide on it's own what to do, it goes in the direction as we choose to use it. Knowledge on it's own is worthless, how it is applied determines it's value.

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