LIfe of the Mind, Part 3: Intellectual Virtue

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You’ve heard of moral virtues, such as honesty, selflessness, courage, generosity. “Intellectual” virtues are similar: When a person exercises virtues of the mind, such as humility and honesty, she’s more likely to find truth. Take, for example, the person who’s trying to settle a dispute between two parties regarding the agreed-upon price of a used car. One party says the …