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I Am a Sapiosexual

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    Love Story

    White pages of her poetry sit restless in the white canvas bag with the painted image of a black bird flying from a cage. Captivated for a moment by irrepressible contrast turning back to the lover resting on her red sheets. Lost inside his own pleasure unaware of where her...
    Lenina1 Lenina1 18-21, F Apr 18, 2012

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    And It's Not All About Sex

    Just simply saying, the one's I had with the intlligents than with the not so, were far more exciting. I know It goes the same with men also. But then we can't have it all packed in one. You can't be rational when you try to be sensitive. And you just can't have sex with out...
    ladyryan ladyryan 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 11, 2011

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    I Dig Brainy-folk.

    Theres just something insanely alluring about a man (or woman for that matter) that can communicate in a clear concise manner and actually know what they're talking about.I've always felt somewhat drawn to people who're so intelligent they intimidate me a little. I'm unsure why...
    sinflower sinflower 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 22, 2012

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    I Find Intelligence Alluring In A World That Seems To Be Getting Less And Less Intelligent

    i am afraid to say that the world is progressively becoming a shallower, more ignorant and generally stupider place. It is partially because of this that when i find someone that shows some sentience, particularly in the face of what i've just mentioned, that i am drawn to them...
    biker2bfemmed biker2bfemmed 51-55, M 2 Responses May 21, 2013

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    The Sexiest

    While this is only pure opinion , I think that nothing is more attractive or sexy than intelligence. This doesn't mean that one necessarily has to have multiple advanced degrees. Intelligence is more than book-learning. It is a combination of mental acuity, endless curiosity...
    Vikers Vikers 51-55, M 12 Responses Jul 11, 2013

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    Sapiosexuality, My Definition:

    It is one who finds intelligence the most sexually attractive feature.  Any woman, no matter how good looking she is, must be capable of offering stimulating conversation. She must be capable of defending her stances in rhetorical battles when challenged. I cannot, and will...
    Zasurith Zasurith 18-21 5 Responses Oct 13, 2011

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    The Worst Thing Would Be...

    I feel bad for the sapiosexuals that are super intelligent. They have a very tough situation on their hands.
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 30, 2013

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    Hotness Owoww

    Sure, a good smile is a good quality for a guy, but I'd prefer a mischievous grin. One of those smiles that tells you, "oh he's planning something. there's something going on in that mind of his.." A beautiful pair of eyes are a plus but I'd much rather a guy who's eyes have been...
    Girlonwire Girlonwire 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 10, 2011

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    Intelligence With Introspection Is The Key

    I need someone to teach me things, to help me improve myself. I have a constant need for self-improvement. Also I want people to be open to learn from me, a constant dinamic relationship is how things should be. Usually when I find not-intelligent people there can't even be...
    Gestaltdesschattens Gestaltdesschattens 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 12, 2013

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    As a Matter of Fact, It's Required.

    I admit to being attracted to a cute face, or a sexy body, or a winning smile.  But those things simply catch my eye.  For someone to keep my attention requires the ability to uphold their side of a conversation. I think that's one thing kinda nice about EP; it's an...
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M 15 Responses Sep 21, 2008

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    Come & Think With Me...

    When I was growing up, my uptight family behaved as though there was no such thing as sex, and I was certainly not guided into intellectual pursuits. Judging mostly from popular media and other superficial influences around me, success in life seemed based primarily on...
    AnythngIsPossibl AnythngIsPossibl 36-40, M 3 Responses Aug 8, 2013

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    Sapiosexual

    Playful banter. Deep insights. Someone who gets when I'm joking and knows when I'm serious. Someone who wows me with his knowledge, teaches me something new. Makes a list of books I need to read, movies I need to see. Shows me the notes he took in a Shakespeare class. Points...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 20 Responses Jan 5, 2010

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    Brain is my biggest and most valued sexual Organ

    stimulate it using fantasy, words, images, stories ... and the rest will happen easily. Body will follow if the brain receives appropriate stimuli.
    MrQ MrQ 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 17, 2012

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    Aroused By A Battle Of Wits

    I once knew a guy who could make me wet by merely speaking a sentence. His cogent analysis of any issue would regularly bring me to my knees . . . before his zipper. A man with whom I can argue passionately, but logically, about issues on which we are diametrically and...
    Colormevibrant Colormevibrant 46-50, F 16 Responses Jul 29, 2010

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    Just Another Day....

    I sit with my workmates in silence. The still of the flat ocean in the harbor harmonized us. When our little break is over, the talk is abrupt, and disconnected about the work and about their lives. I sit, stand and work in silence, I've learned over the the years that when I...
    islander2012 islander2012 36-40 Oct 13, 2012

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    If I Think, She Burns (Literally?)

    I think of an attractive, but dumb lady. Then, I think of an average, intelligent lady. In comparison, it feels like the attractive lady is superior except one aspect: the eyes. It is not the shape of the eyes that matter here. It is how they move and what they react to. It is so...
    Slysmile Slysmile 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 16, 2013

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    Interesting Word, Sapiosexual

    Sapiosexual is a neologism word (recently constructed word) that has come into common usage;, especially on social networking sites where some people are self-identifying as sapiosexual. Origins: From Latin root sapien, wise or intelligent, and Latin sexualis, relating to the...
    Bootydude Bootydude 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 5, 2013

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    The Devil's Advocate

    A busy street in summer. A conversation about truth. Does objective truth exist? Is truth a lie? Plato was the mid-wife of other people's ideas. I, in my arrogance, like to pretend I am conducting this symphony of thought. The reality? She is strong, she is...
    waterlooSunset waterlooSunset 36-40, M 8 Responses Apr 17, 2012

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    My Wifes Mind Turns Me On So Much As Do Her Words.

    When I started talking to my wife she was so sweet. After we moved to phone conversation I was enthralled with her mind. We had so many things in common.  Then we spoke more and more each day. When we finally decided we loved each other deeply we could not go a day without...
    Snookybear Snookybear 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 21, 2010

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    Stupidity Turns Me Off

    among all my relationships, the one that i will always use as bench mark is with a guy named A. our relationship is not empty, and we're not only talk about mushy lovey dovey stuffs. we talked and discussed about politics, current affairs. and i think it really turned me on to...
    imanuelladida imanuelladida 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 21, 2012

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    Mind Over Body

    Throughout my life, my choice of intellectual men and women as partners and romantic partners has been criticized. Although I am an extremely sexual person, I find nothing sexier than a person of higher intelligence. I love having an educated discussion about politics, science...
    takeurpowder takeurpowder 22-25, F 30 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    Sapiosexual

    Reflecting back to a point within the recent past,  My mind washes upon shores of fractured intentions.  ....Intelligence , I now realize is what turns me on the most, and also connects me the deepest to someone I intend to try to create a relationship with. 
    Underwatermellon Underwatermellon 22-25, M 3 Responses May 30, 2011

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    My Biochemical Story With You!

    The first thing I noticed was an urge that my lame Y had to X. Then on that special day, receptors in my nose alarmed of a pheromone coming: my intuition told me it is YOU! Then surges og oxytocin and vasopressin in my brain oh we had sexualintimacy! next came infatuation and my...
    Yomigatana Yomigatana 51-55, M 3 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    Mhm

    There is nothing more arousing than a man that can articulate, argue and clarify.
    Mdear Mdear 18-21, F 9 Responses Dec 8, 2010

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    My Description From Long Ago

    I wrote the following many years ago on EP. Since then I have seen it copied in many places on the web: I want an incisive, inquisitive, insightful, irreverent mind. I want someone for whom philosophical discussion is foreplay. I want someone who sometimes makes me go ouch due...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 23, 2012

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    Nerdy Guys Make Me Swoon

    Back in college I remember entering a class and just zoning out, waiting for my professor to start talking on the first day of school. She asked us a simple question: "About what time did the crusades start?" I was sitting in an honors class so I relaxed back into my...
    chancesbreathe chancesbreathe 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 12, 2009

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    Size Matters

    I know there are others out there like me but I don’t meet them frequently. I knew there had to be a word for this but I had never found one before.  A word for someone who finds intelligence extremely important when considering the sexual attractiveness of a partner...
    infiniteheart infiniteheart 31-35, F 75 Responses Jan 4, 2010

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    Mejaculate

    I had a fabulous vivid sexual fantasy climbing up my ascending sensory pathways all the way up tp thalamus and ended in a sudden surge of *********** a load of dopamin into my limbic systema dn hypothalamus! wow! such a shocking wet pleasure in my brain!
    Yomigatana Yomigatana 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 3, 2013

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    All Three

      Feed me the narrative of ancient ruins.....and my hunger for you grows more. Quench my yearning with the works of  Monet, Rembrandt, Titian, and Bernini.....and my thirst for you is insatiable. Nourish me with rousing animation.....and my weakness for you...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 51 Responses Mar 16, 2010

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    Cerebral Exchange - The Ultimate Sexual Stimulant

    There is nothing like intelligent banter and discourse laced with innuendo and suggestiveness. It targets the brain so that the body can enjoy.Indeed, sex is a very physical act, but there is no doubt that it is experienced mentally. 
    MaxV MaxV 56-60, M 2 Responses May 30, 2013

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    New But I Like It

    I never heard this term before but I like it. Now I know why I love women with glasses or briefcases. Now I know why I love women with books. Now I know why I love women in books. Now I know why I have fallen in love with women through only the words between us (which...
    Oldernowiser Oldernowiser 61-65, M Jan 29, 2013

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    I Didn't Know There Was A Word For This!

    So now I know. Yes, I am largely attracted by, and fall in love with people's minds. I'm bisexual, and generally find women much more sexually attractive than men, at least to look at. Yet, when I fall in love with a man, I find him the sexiest creature on earth. It's because I'm...
    BowieGirl BowieGirl 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 11, 2010

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    Sexy Mind

    i used to complement my girls- you got a sexy mind and never really knew that there was a word to describe my inclination. it would surprise others that i would be paying more attention to what she was saying rather than looking at her physical assets and responding accordingly...
    casualsin casualsin 36-40, M Aug 10, 2012

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    Like A Moth To A Flame

    Non exhibitionist intellectual prowess is among the most tantalizing of qualities to me. I delight in extensive and depth -filled exchanges with an interesting person. It matter not how attractive an individual is; if they cannot offer stimulating conversation, they will be...
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 22 Responses Dec 1, 2012

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    A Good Book

    I love to read books where the plot is good, but the use of language is better. I love it when the sentence structure and the wording have me captivated even when there is little or no action in the story. Does that indicate that I'm odd?
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 14, 2012

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    For Me, Love Is Wholly Soluble With Intelligence

    I would love to have a girlfriend who could converse with me about all sorts of intellectual phenomena. Chemistry, philosophy, Neuroscience, psychology, Robotics, Genetic Engineering, etc. I find intelligence to be one of the primary attributes I am attracted to.
    Radon123 Radon123 18-21 Aug 28, 2013

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    Brains Over Beauty Any Time

    In my mind, an intelligent person will always be much more beautiful than a simple or close minded person.  Of course I appreciate someone with an attractive body, but I get much more excited about finding someone with a well formed mind any time.
    colt1969 colt1969 41-45, M 3 Responses May 29, 2012

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    Psssst! Your Brain Is Showing!

    I remember having lunch with a friend of mine in Boston a number of years ago and sitting to the right of us were two models (a man and a woman) who epitomized the type of physical beauty that so many aspire to. My friend (who happens to be a gay man) was so distracted by our...
    WannaBeWet4U WannaBeWet4U 22-25, F 15 Responses Sep 15, 2010

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    I Am Attracted To Men Who Act. . .evolved

    What an interesting day I was thinking on the story idea I found yesterday at the zoo. A lion and lioness were sun bathing when a young male lion walked into the habitat and the male jumpedup and growled at the lion and marked his territory. The look on the lioness face was like...
    Lenina1 Lenina1 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 25, 2012

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    “knowing Others Is Intelligence; Knowing Yourself Is True Wisdom. Mastering Others Is Strength; Mastering Yourself Is True Power.”

    I recently discovered I am a sapiosexual... thanks to an EP friend! You have enlightened me!!!! As a note of thank you to all those that have been appreciating my simple writing, I wanted to add this Note for the Day: Today was a positive day. Full of positive feedback and...
    SICILIANHAPPYWOMAN SICILIANHAPPYWOMAN 46-50, F 14 Responses Dec 6, 2011

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    Are You Looking For A Clear, Meaningful Understanding Of The Concept Of Sapiosexuality?

    Hi there, my name is Damian and I am Sapiosexual. Not to say that I do not have an orientation towards gender, or physical appearances, but to me a person's mind is of prime importance when considering partnership. There is a bit of contention over the proper meaning or use of...
    damianzapian damianzapian 26-30 Oct 28, 2012

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    Mind Lust

    I thought I was asexual for the longest time before I figured out that I fell for people's minds, not their bodies.
    spookym spookym 22-25 Jan 29, 2013

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    RedDust RedDust 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2012

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    I Love The Female Curves

    I love the female curves of your grey matter. What a beautiful thing! What else did you think? *winks*
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 11, 2012

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    I Wanna Fu** Your Brains!

    I date more so than have serious relationships. I've recently been dating a pretty intelligent guy however his personality ruined his chances in getting with me. Although I've been dating for so long, I've noticed a pattern. I didn't know how to describe it until a friend of mine...
    lafarfalla lafarfalla 18-21 1 Response Sep 8, 2011

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    Intelligence Is Key

    Intelligence has always been like an aphrodisiac to me.I love talking to a lady who is intelligent and not afraid to show it.I love when we can converse about things other than sex, clothes, and other mundane things.
    RagingSkillet RagingSkillet 31-35, M Aug 8, 2013

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    Mental Desire

    I have finally discovered what I have been missing and why I am so lonely inside. It isn't the touch of skin I crave, nor sex, or even just to have a body near me. I ache for mental stimulation. Nothing more than that. The only thing that turns me on is a mans (intelligent...
    twistedgemini twistedgemini 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 3, 2012

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    His Intelligence Turns Me On...

    My boyfriend is amazingly intelligent... the first time I ever spoke to him I was in awe of him... I listened intently and couldn't take my eyes off of him... I can't lie... when he goes on his rants about social or political issues I just listen and smile at him... it's so sexy...
    phidget phidget 31-35, F 8 Responses May 23, 2008

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