Forever is Finite for Sure!

We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.

- Carl Sagan (1934-1996)

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Forever is Finite for Sure!

Inspired by Carl Sagan's (1934-1996) quote, "We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.". The titled responsion is "Forever is Finite for Sure!. What follows is subject to revision, do you have any suggestions?

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Carl Edward Sagan was an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in astronomy and other natural sciences.
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Despite the contradiction, the emergent phenomenon that surfaces are an acknowledgment that nothing lasts forever. Now, it doesn't take much of a philosophical response to dismiss this claim. The logical fallacy is quite obvious, however, the wisdom of claiming that "Forever is Finite", is subjective in nature, can you see heuristic at play? What, "feels", like forever will end as is the nature of everything phenomenal. Can you see what I am saying?

The ability to comprehend the non-material is a metaphysics of sorts, the arrangement of which doesn't presuppose transcendent reality nor does it negate the stance from the materialist that the imagination is something worth talking about.

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