Heraclitus says “you can’t step in the same river twice” — My Interpretation

Heraclitus was a Greek philosopher, known for his doctrine of change being central to the universe, and for establishing the term Logos (λόγος) in Western philosophy as meaning both the source and fundamental order of the Cosmos

In Plato’s Cratylus, the character Socrates says the following about Heraclitus: “Heraclitus is supposed to say that all things are in motion and nothing at rest; he compares them to thestream of a river, and says that you cannot go into the same river twice” (402a). Ever since Plato, the view that we can’t step twice into the same river has been attributed to…