Date: Oct 5, 2017 4:02 PM
Author: mitchrae3323@gmail.com
Subject: Re: infinity
On Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 6:28:10 AM UTC-7, Peter Percival wrote:

> Doctor Allan wrote:

> > does infinity exists and if so how can i prove it by math ?

>

> Usually by an axiom that claims that a set, let's call it "X", exists

> and a definition that says "in infinite set is one that...". And it

> turns out that X satisfies that definition.

>

> --

> Do, as a concession to my poor wits, Lord Darlington, just explain

> to me what you really mean.

> I think I had better not, Duchess. Nowadays to be intelligible is

> to be found out. -- Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

If we calculate forever we never reach infinity... only

some increasing largest quantity.