Increasing knowledge enriches the mind and spirit, is cumulative and limitless, and can lead to unimaginable dimensions of satisfaction.
Since pre-historic times, humans have been eager for knowledge, beginning by simple curiosity, and later, to increase their intrinsic capacities, or to carry out their daily activities in a more comfortable and faster way, or just for entertainment purposes. This can be explained into the simple nature of being, and it thrives even more with everyone’s creativity, raising small and great inventions and the exploration of new geographical horizons, crossing distant seas and territories. This can be explained into the simple nature of being, and it thrives even more with everyone’s creativity, raising small and great inventions and the exploration of new geographical horizons, crossing distant seas and territories.
With the need to give order to learning through a structured method in natural and social environments, science arises, thus establishing models, theories, and laws, with which is based all the events’ existence that have occurred. Clear examples of forerunners with an invaluable rise and legacy in history were the Greeks, the Chinese, and the Egyptians.
The intellectual evolution of the human being, along with the population’s growth, originated the buildup of great empires and cultures across the planet, however, unfortunately, the great ideologies and interests’ diversity have caused armed conflicts, from small battles to large world wars.
On the other hand, artistic expressions emerged with specific combination of ideas, skills, sensations, and emotions. Over the centuries exponent geniuses of great global influence have appeared in all branches of art, who stood out for having an open mind, detected a possibility of change, evolution, and creation, generating significant masterpieces.
Human history is very rich, with diverse edges and various types of events, both politically, socially, and religiously, to mention some fields of society interest. Knowing and understanding it provide a deeper meaning to everyone’s existence.
What is captivating about enriching the intellect?
Entering to the extraordinary universe of general culture is not particular to the formal education stage. In fact, it goes much further. The human being is autonomous, spontaneous and of free choice, so the true power is found on everyone’s will scope to get cultivated in a self-taught way, becoming even more interesting when identifying and adding their likings and passions, thus getting those nutrients that fascinate and honor the brain.
Having a significant body of knowledge amplifies vocabulary and criteria, which enable a better understanding of the environment, as well as past and present events.
Possessing a broad general culture does not mean mastering the greatest number of subjects indistinctly but having as many references as possible that empower to structure the own ideas in a well-founded way. "Become into an ocean of wisdom with an inch of depth, but in a place of it, have the depth of 100,000 feet".
Our mind ... seduces!
As if the charms of knowledge itself were few, it is also qualified as a lethal weapon of seduction. "Sapiosexual", a term formed by the Latin prefix "sapere", which means "to be wise", plus the word "sexual", refers to the sexual attraction to intelligence. But more about this topic, closely linked to one of Marëvnyk's fabulous collections, will be addressed in a future article. Look forward to it very soon!
Good knowledge ... magnifies!