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Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.― Thomas Aquinas
Has there ever been a poet who set out to write the Final Poem, the work that would make superfluous all other poems that ever were or will be? Does any filmmaker want to make the final movie? A novelist the last story? Every scientist would be thrilled to be the first to discover something but do any want to make the last discovery, to declare their field over and complete, to claim that everything has been discovered and explained?