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Eternal return

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  1. the philosophical concept

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 16, 2008
  2. a concept which posits that the universe has been recurring, and will continue to recur in a self-similar form an infinite number of times

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 16, 2008
  3. The concept has roots in ancient Egypt, and was subsequently taken up by the Pythagoreans and Stoics

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  4. In the Hebrew Scriptures, the notion is supported in the book of Ecclesiastes

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  5. With the decline of antiquity and the spread of Christianity, the concept fell into disuse, though Friedrich Nietzsche briefly resurrected it

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