capacity of the intellect(with
the aid of the body and the senses), alongside reason
which it exists in reciprocity) which enables man to have insight
and substance to the words
and concepts he makes
use of. not only that
but to see, to perceive.
in its essentialy quality
of being it is feminine.
for simplicity's sake, we may remind ourselves that
we have a brain which has two hemispheres, the left hemisphere correlated with
the right hand
and has to do with rational
the right hemishpehre correlated with
, and has to do with
imagination, originality, 'irrational' feelings so on and so forth.
enables us to add new data to an idea, under a concept, words
. and synthesize differnt elements from differnt ideas and concepts. it is creative.
enables us to analyze, critisize. but the understanding
enables us to see immediately when its enough, to have temperamence
and ingenuity, what time , continuous strife
and practice in themselves cannot give
it is true, reason
us differnt from the 'animals' (or our 'lower' nature). but in a way the understanding
us different from robots.
interestinly enough, the term understanding
used in psychology and philosophy, but in our daily regular and subconscious speech.