Voluntarism, will to power, willfulness, emotionalism, reason vs. will…

When speaking about the will, whether divine or human, make sure not to confuse what the will is with what the corrupt will is: the idea that will could replace intellect, or be an enemy opposed to it only belongs to the will as corrupted in a man. Will cannot act apart from intellect (qua intellect), and in accordance with it; and intellect cannot be at all without will, and can even be moved by will insofar as it is a certain thing. The faculties are distinct, without being opposed; dependent, yet still having an integral spiritual nature in themselves. Will and intellect are best modeled by mother and father, or husband and wife.

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