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Re: Few questions on forcing, large cardinals
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Mar 23, 2013 5:44 PM


On 3/23/2013 4:34 PM, Ross A. Finlayson wrote: > > In a sense, infinity _is_ the numbers. Start from even more > fundamental objects than natural numbers as elements. Like the > numbers, they are as different as they can be and as same as they can > be, where they are each different in not being any other and each same > in being defined by that difference. There's no stop to that, it's > gone on, forever. Then, in a way like when you look into the void, it > looks into you
Is this your way of saying that if you look into the void, you and the void become one?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CantorBernsteinSchroeder_theorem
Just kiddding....
I think Cantor would appreciate your sentiment that the numbers of Cantor's paradise are more fundamental than those of Kronecker's torment.



