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To: Alex Murphy

Philosophically such proofs cannot be real for a simple reason. Abstracts, such as mathematics, only describe reality; they do not define reality.

You may paint the prettiest, most accurate picture of an apple ever made, but it remains just a picture, not the apple itself.


15 posted on 10/24/2013 7:10:24 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy (Welfare is the new euphemism for Eugenics.)
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To: yefragetuwrabrumuy

well then nothing written - numbers or words - can really describe anything. they just are attempting to define concepts in either a number, or a language term. and yet writers write about the world and scientists use equations to model the world.


16 posted on 10/24/2013 7:19:07 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (Gone Galt; Not averse to Going Bronson.)
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