Awesome – yeah it’s a hard habit to break. What makes it tricky is that it’s not wrong to think that way, just as it’s not wrong to see mathematics as foundational for the Universe. But it’s not completely right when it goes a little too far and becomes a “This Explains Everything with this beautiful drawing and supporting maths”.
There’s always pesky reality to contend with smile emoticon
My base unit tends to be metaphors/analogies, which is why I give them my harshest poking, prodding and criticism as well. Tools for understanding can wear thin after a while, so they sometimes need to be replaced smile emoticon