Shapes. Spirals. Belief. Skepticism. Hunger. Conflict. Love. Anger. Space. Time.
All are forever and irrational – think about it. It’s exemplary of why pi is so unique. Irrationality is a concept applicable to many aspects of life, and to mentally grasp what it means to be irrational is an exercise in itself. In a numerical sense, pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Simple, right? But a circle, so perfect, is no ordinary thing.
Today is Pi Day, March 14th (3/14). Take a minute or two and do a web search for “pi”. Read the wikipedia article. You’ll see it’s not just a number but a reflection of many aspects of life.
Don’t you notice why so many desserts are round? That’s what everyone enjoys about them; you can have your pi and eat it too.