Balanced, Rectified, God-Centered Expression: Using one's analytical faculties to determine what God wants in any given moment and how best to make that happen.
When Contaminated by Serpent (Ego) Consciousness: Cold, disembodied logic. No acknowledgement of mystery, of the fact that there are truths and realities beyond the mind's intellectual grasp.
Pathological Expression: Paranoid Personality Disorder which is a distorted expression of Bina 's sensitivity to non-verbal communications. (Paranoid Personality Disorder is defined as a pervasive distrust and suspiciousness of others such that their motives are interpreted as malevolent.)