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Monday, May 20, 2019

The Bond with Reality

Filed under: General — Tags: , , , , — m759 @ 10:00 PM


"The bond with reality is cut."

— Hans Freudenthal, 1962

Indeed it is.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

“You say I am repeating” — T. S. Eliot

Filed under: General — m759 @ 8:56 AM

From the previous post:

“… all things, whether below or above appearance,
are one and that it is only through reality, in which
they are reflected or, it may be, joined together,
that we can reach them.”

Wallace Stevens

See also “The Bond with Reality.”

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Modernist Cuts

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 10:05 PM

The bond with reality is cut.”

— Hans Freudenthal, 1962

Indeed it is.

Related screenshot of a book review
from the November AMS Notices

Thursday, August 20, 2020

“One More Reality Show”

Filed under: General — m759 @ 9:27 AM

The bond with reality is cut.”

— Hans Freudenthal, 1962

Indeed it is.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Annals of Literature

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 7:58 AM

Recent posts now tagged Paycheck suggest . . .

Related material —

See too “The Bond with Reality” in posts tagged Voids.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Colorful Tale

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 7:59 PM

“Perhaps the philosophically most relevant feature of modern science
is the emergence of abstract symbolic structures as the hard core
of objectivity behind— as Eddington puts it— the colorful tale of
the subjective storyteller mind.”

— Hermann Weyl, Philosophy of  Mathematics and
    Natural Science 
, Princeton, 1949, p. 237

"The bond with reality is cut."

— Hans Freudenthal, 1962

Indeed it is.

From page 180, Logicomix — It was a dark and stormy night

http://www.log24.com/log/pix11/110420-DarkAndStormy-Logicomix.jpg

Monday, May 27, 2019

The Broom Bridge Eight

Filed under: General — m759 @ 12:12 PM

"In this way the eight quaternions came into being."

— Legend adapted from Richard Wilhelm.

See as well The Bond with Reality (20th of May, 2019).

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