intellectual nourishment

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anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking

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After Memoir turns to the modern era, we start feeling a certain lack of artistic or intellectual nourishment.
The fact that these medieval kitchens welcomed travelers with bodily and intellectual nourishment is offered as the basis for this non-traditional cookbook.
Our vehicle of choice for soul satisfying intellectual nourishment is still the printed word.
Philosophy will get off life-support once again and provide the intellectual nourishment that people need to expose and counteract the errors of our time.
Hamilton absorbed all the intellectual nourishment he found in the works of Blackstone, de Vattel, Jean Jacques Burlamaqui (whom he found to be less thorough than Vattel), and others.
Our church must be a loving community where we can find spiritual, emotional, and intellectual nourishment," Fox said in her candidate statement.
In addition to offering insight and intellectual nourishment, Black Sheep also gives us hope.
Check out Eric Schlosser's groundbreaking ``Fast Food Nation'' for something offering a little more intellectual nourishment.
Which is true, but what we're seeing is the creation of a digitocracy, an elite who can afford Michelin-starred intellectual nourishment, while terrestrial viewers are fed an unhealthy diet of televisual fast food, bland and unsatisfying.
Guei might nor need any such intellectual nourishment from Marti, as he is himself a graduate of Saint-Cyr, the elite French military academy, and is reported to be a well-read man.
I have been engaged in the less tragic, though wholly analogous, task of trying to find some kernels of intellectual nourishment in Huber's book.
But the adaptation is short on intellectual nourishment or insight, and the acting lacks vocal and emotional stature.
Brown, a Bay Area arts star, makes a handsome product - his paintings are rich in color and workmanship, seductive on first impression - but all his energy goes into making us believe there is intellectual nourishment in his thin soup of image fragments lifted from old photographs and documentary material (such as the Zapruder film of Kennedy's assassination).
Textbook publishers care no more about purveying intellectual nourishment to young people than networks care about purveying spiritual nourishment or fast-food franchises physical nourishment.
But old and new arrivals alike feel an almost desperate need for regular injections of intellectual nourishment from their own culture.
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