• The Spirits' Book

    • Book Two - The Spirit World

      • Chapter XI - The Three Kingdoms

        • Animals and Humans

606. From where do animals derive the intelligent principle that determines the type of soul bestowed upon them?

“From the universal intelligent element.”

a) So, does the intelligence of humans and animals come from the same principle?

“Of course, but in humans it has received an extension that raises it above animals.”

Source: Kardecpedia