It was Pythagoras who first called heaven kosmos , because it is perfect, and "adorned" with infinite beauty and living beings.
The untented Kosmos my abode,I pass, a wilful stranger:My mistress still the open roadAnd the bright eyes of danger.Robert Louis Stevenson
The "through-and-through" universe seems to suffocate me with its infallible impeccable all-pervasiveness. Its necessity , with no possibilities; its relations, with no subjects, make me feel as if I had entered into a contract with no reserved rights ... It seems too buttoned-up and white-chokered and clean-shaven a thing to speak for the vast slow-breathing unconscious Kosmos with its dread abysses and its unknown tides.william james
Logos is the formal cause of the Kosmos and all things, responsible for their nature and configuration.Marshall McLuhan
It was Pythagoras who first called heaven Kosmos , because it is perfect , and "adorned" with infinite beauty and living beings.
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