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ok in the begining mans highest ability was his body and strength because we needed that to hunt for food ect,then as evolution continued we started to rely more on our brains,so what is mans highest ability in todays times?mans most spiritual asset.is it his intellegence?if so what could be higher?,is it the spiritual?if the spiritual even exsists what are youir guys thoughts on the spiritual?
 

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Are you talking about mankind, or is this a sex/relationship thing?

If it's humanity, then probably the greatest things possible to accomplish for a human are organizing his or her environment, and psyche, to exist in a manner consistent with the human's ecological niche.

You can put it on a fortune cookie, but it's likely correct and at the right level of specificity.
 

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To accept s/he is an intellectual animal. Then to combine both aspects to create a unity of the mind/personality.
In other words: To become the best possible version of oneself.
 

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i feel like you keep trying to nudge us towards saying intjs are/will be the ubermensch, with all this hinty stuff about intuition and intellect and death stares etc.

it just isn't true imo.
 

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https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/spirkin/works/dialectical-materialism/ch05-s02.html
As the highest intelligent being, man is the focal point of all forms of the motion of matter. They are represented in him hierarchically, and the highest ultimately guiding and regulative factor is the social, to which all other forms are subordinate. In other words a human being embodies and sums up, as it were, the whole development of the universe.
Though they are two things, they aren't able to be uncoupled in that in the beginning there was both the deed and the word.
But language/conceptual thinking is what makes us great, we abstract the world into language which allows us to consider things that don't exist sensuously in front of us and communicate in elaborate ways. But this is tied to our labour and activity, such that man is a special biological being that create itself rather than simply has a species 'program' that it lives by in accordance with the environment. Which is the most radical aspect that whilst we always have our biological basis, we change the world and we change with it. Such is the particulars of history, that humans have changed with the conditions of society which they make.
 

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A human's greatest aspect is their ability for compassion. We're all going to die anyways, and then it won't matter how intellectual or spiritual you were. Creating positive change in the world, building relationships with others, and treating people with kindness are the things that bring meaning to our empty existence.
 

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ok in the begining mans highest ability was his body and strength because we needed that to hunt for food ect,then as evolution continued we started to rely more on our brains,so what is mans highest ability in todays times?mans most spiritual asset.is it his intellegence?if so what could be higher?,is it the spiritual?if the spiritual even exsists what are youir guys thoughts on the spiritual?
what has always been: the ability to imagine that which has yet to exist. Imagination has always been the gate to our best and our most horrific creations
 

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ok in the begining mans highest ability was his body and strength because we needed that to hunt for food ect, then as evolution continued we started to rely more on our brains
This is an extremely common misconception, that modern man is somehow different from the man of the past. The truth is that evolution is an extremely slow process by our standards and we are far behind in terms of what kind of environment we have evolved to live in. Humans havent changed much at all for tens of thousands of years.

As if we didnt rely on our brains to hunt or gather. If a dumb person tries to first of all hunt and then to cut up the animal then he will probably do a worse job at it than someone of otherwise equal capabilities but who is smarter. We are using our brains more as in we use our bodies less, thanks to our wonderful intelligence providing us with easy food and such. Deep down we are still the same, I doubt there is any less or more selection pressure towards intelligent people than there was before.

You think we are better off now than a few thousand years ago? That we have evolved? In terms of technology, oh boy we are extremely well off and comfortable. Work some trivial slave job for 8 hours a day, dont do anything stupid and youll probably end up dying of old age after successfully reproducing. How crazy is that? Compare that to the amount of effort your ancestors needed to put in. We have adapted to a dangerous and harsh environment, by creating an excessively safe and comfortable environment, we devolve. We use our intelligence to make it easy to do something that used to be extremely difficult, we devolve.

Examples - we invent writing and our ability to remember things is impaired, we invent cars and people cant walk that far anymore, we invent the calculator and now people use it for everything, we make life easy and suddenly people are wracked with a feeling that life is meaningless.

so what is mans highest ability in todays times?mans most spiritual asset.is it his intellegence?if so what could be higher?,is it the spiritual?if the spiritual even exsists what are youir guys thoughts on the spiritual?
What do you mean by highest ability? The "human" has so far dominated the rest of the ecosystem on the planet, there is nothing we cannot utilize or destroy.

Frankly I have no clue what youre asking and the lack of effort in your post is a clear sign that it isnt worth my time.
 

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ok in the begining mans highest ability was his body and strength because we needed that to hunt for food ect,then as evolution continued we started to rely more on our brains,so what is mans highest ability in todays times?mans most spiritual asset.is it his intellegence?if so what could be higher?,is it the spiritual?if the spiritual even exsists what are youir guys thoughts on the spiritual?
this is purely subjective
a person of faith [insert religion here] is to live a just life and be reunited with said creator
existentialist - life has purpose as a applied practice
nihilist -life has no purpose [or creator] and we are all empty shells at the totality of ones existence
these are only a few of the many theories
 

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Mind without heart is illogical. Heart without mind is irrational.

Strength without the proper intellect to be the hunter instead of the hunted is worthless.

Fact is, intelligence will only get one so far. The same is true for emotion. But emotion with the proper guidance can open up a universe of possibilities.

Too much of one or the other will ultimately lead to destruction.

I do agree, however, INTJs being the most feeling of the rationals, are a step in the right direction for guidance/leadership. Just don't forget: not everyone can be guides/leaders. It simply doesn't work that way.
 
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