The common thread in both cases is that thinking produces the rational desire, which
ensures that the activities or actions that result are “up to us.” Along with Lloyd
Gerson (1994: 161) and László Bene (2013: 157), I take the thinking to be of universal
truths in Intellect and to consist in the intellection of universal premises involved
in practical reasoning.
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