Cerebral

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Definition: appealing to or conceived by the higher intellect <including sublime emotions, inspired imaginings, and pure logic>

Compatible Qualities: humorous, musical, playful


Note: In 1926 GRAHAM WALLAS (1858-1932) English psychologist, described the four stages of creative thought as preparation, incubation, illumination, and verification. The incubation stage is often aided by walking away from the problem and doing something entirely different – particularly a fun diversion. It is said that many mathematicians are jugglers.