Quotes by Isaac Newton

Sir Isaac Newton PRS FRS was an English mathematician, astronomer, theologian, author and physicist who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time, and a key figure in the scientific revolution. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica, first published in 1687, laid the foundations of classical mechanics.

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To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.

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I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

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Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.

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Plato is my friend; Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.

Truth, PhilosophyIsaac Newton
 
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Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

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Genius is patience.

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We build too many walls and not enough bridges.

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If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.

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I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people.

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