The mature intellect is rational, logical,
reasonable, objective, realistic and inviolate.
Intellect Related Definitions
Rational adj: -
Able, mentally and emotionally, to apprehend,
evaluate, and cull the facts, and then arrange and align
them into significant, useful, legitimate information.
Logical adj: - Able to marshal the information so
that it implies and supports appropriate
positions and conclusions.
Reasonable adj: - Reason incorporates rationality and
logic but also brings purpose and values into
the process, and so that the rational and
logical processes are not distorted by relevant
omissions and irrelevant inclusions to serve
some unworthy agenda other than a pursuit of the
truth and goodness. Ultimately, reason operates
within the proper paradigm, one that supports
and delivers the best possible outcome, the
highest level of human fulfillment, morale, and happiness.
Object n: Anything that can be
apprehended, perceived or known by the mind, more especially a physical
Object vt: To oppose, to enter a protest,
to be against.
Objective adj: determined by and emphasizing the
features and characteristics of the thing dealt with, rather than the
thoughts, feeling, belief, etc., of the artist, speaker or writer.
Closely related to rational. To be objective often
means to be opposed to the usual or common thoughts, feelings and
beliefs of the intellectually disengaged.