Jul 30, 2022
In Welcome to the Forum
Returning to Said's "On the Intellectuals", he believes that an "intellectual" is not just a highly educated, culturally and academically successful individual. An intellectual is "a maverick, a truth-telling, blunt, eloquent, extremely courageous, and angry individual for whom no worldly power is too great, too grand, to criticize, or outright condemn." of". Find a way to be consistent with your popular database beliefs "to have enough freedom to grow, change your mind, discover new things, rediscover things that were once set aside. The hardest aspect of being an intellectual is representing through your work and intervention proclaimed things, without being rigidified into a system or a robot, acting as dictated by a system or method. But the only way to get there is to keep reminding yourself, . . . ” Simply put, don't just blindly follow the pursuit of "the development of a craftsman" and "the guild you belong to", but have your own beliefs and observations. I think again, for the purpose of helping others, it is even more necessary to examine yourself all the time.