"I want to know the world, the cosmos, the universe, down to its seams. I want to know what makes it ticks. What its governed by. What it creates. What it can create."
From childhood to death a lifetime is spent chasing a dream.
Chasing and yet never reaching.
The greatest mind spent his entire life pursuing that truth and yet wasn't satisfied.
Wouldn't be satisfied.
And so the Gods took pity on him, or maybe they were just curious on what would happen, regardless, he was given a chance.
A literal God-given chance to start over. No, not a start over.