Ideas from 'Mathematics and Philosophy: grand and little' by Alain Badiou [2004], by Theme Structure
[found in 'Theoretical Writings' by Badiou,Alain [Continuum 2006,0826490794]].
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1. Philosophy / D. Nature of Philosophy / 4. Aims of Philosophy / e. Philosophy as reason
9808

Philosophy aims to reveal the grandeur of mathematics

6. Mathematics / A. Nature of Mathematics / 1. Mathematics
9812

In mathematics, if a problem can be formulated, it will eventually be solved

6. Mathematics / A. Nature of Mathematics / 4. The Infinite / a. The Infinite
9813

Mathematics shows that thinking is not confined to the finite

7. Existence / A. Nature of Existence / 3. Being / a. Nature of Being
9809

Mathematics inscribes being as such

7. Existence / A. Nature of Existence / 8. Criterion for Existence
9811

It is of the essence of being to appear

21. Aesthetics / F. Arts / 3. Poetry
9814

All great poetry is engaged in rivalry with mathematics
