The question of
our existence in reality is a question which philosophers have tackled throughout time. This essay will look at the
phrase, cogito ergo sum or I think therefore I am, a phrase brought about by Rene Descartes. This phrase is the
backbone of Descartes whole philosophy of our existence in reality. As long as we are thinking things, we exist.
When we look at this approach to our existence we must
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experience them because they arouse us to
wakefulness and therefore are experience while in deep sleep. The introduction of stimuli in deep sleep arouses
thoughts in us in order to wake us. Therefore, while in deep sleep we might not remember everything we thought
but we are still thinking or else we would probably never wake up. Think about how you wake up at any time
and it is obvious that some thought is involved.