Simple v. Simplistic
Metaphysicians and scientists like their theories
yet sophisticated. Thus, Einstein’s iconic Theory of
is simple, but highly sophisticated.
Many theories and laws of physics follow this
paradigm: Simple, yet sophisticated.
Now in our little realm of metaphysics, we posit
is simple, yet sophisticated.
enthusiasts would argue that (linear)
(i.e. Eternal God deployed primal matter and created
Earth) is simply simplistic*.
*or in any event, more in the realm of theology
“Everything should be made
as simple as possible,
but no simpler”
— Albert Einstein