44 Sir Isaac Newton Quotes (With Images)

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544 Sir Isaac Newton Quotes

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1) What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean.

What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.

2) If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.

If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.

3) Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.

Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.

4) Errors are not in the art but in the artificers.

Errors are not in the art but in the artificers.

5) No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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

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

7) Genius is patience.

Genius is patience.

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

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

9) What goes up must come down.

What goes up must come down.

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

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

11) Don’t doubt the Creator because it is inconceivable that accidents alone could be the controller of this universe.

Don't doubt the Creator because it is inconceivable that accidents alone could be the controller of this universe.

12) To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.

To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.

13) No sciences are better attested than the religion of the Bible.

No sciences are better attested than the religion of the Bible.

14) A passion for calculus can unlock new worlds.

A passion for calculus can unlock new worlds.

15) The great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

The great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

16) It is the weight, not numbers of experiments that is to be regarded.

It is the weight, not numbers of experiments that is to be regarded.

17) A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.

A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.

18) Live your life as an exclamation rather than an explanation.

Live your life as an exclamation rather than an explanation.

19) Plato is my friend, Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.

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

20) Nature is pleased with simplicity.

Nature is pleased with simplicity.

21) Truth is the offspring of silence and meditation.

Truth is the offspring of silence and meditation.

22) There are more sure marks of authenticity in the Bible that in any profane history.

There are more sure marks of authenticity in the Bible that in any profane history.

23) God created everything by number, weight, and measure.

God created everything by number, weight, and measure.

24) To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.

To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.

25) The proper method for inquiring after the properties of things is to deduce them from experiments.

The proper method for inquiring after the properties of things is to deduce them from experiments.

26) Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

27) You have to make the rules, not follow them.

You have to make the rules, not follow them.

28) We build too many walls and not enough bridges.

We build too many walls and not enough bridges.

29) My powers are ordinary, Only my application brings me success.

My powers are ordinary, Only my application brings me success.

30) To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.

To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.

31) I believe the more I study science, the more I believe in God.

I believe the more I study science, the more I believe in God.

32) The more time and devotion one spends in the worship of false gods, the less he is able to spend in that of the True One.

The more time and devotion one spends in the worship of false gods, the less he is able to spend in that of the True One.

33) Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

34) He who thinks half-heartedly will not believe in God; but he who really thinks has to believe in God.

He who thinks half-heartedly will not believe in God; but he who really thinks has to believe in God.

35) As a blind man has no idea of colors, so have we no idea of the manner by which the all-wise God perceives and understands all things.

As a blind man has no idea of colors, so have we no idea of the manner by which the all-wise God perceives and understands all things.

36) When two forces unite, their efficiency double.

When two forces unite, their efficiency double.

37) In the absence of any other proof, the thumb alone would convince me of God’s existence.

In the absence of any other proof, the thumb alone would convince me of God's existence.

38) If I am anything, which I highly doubt, I have made myself so by hard work.

If I am anything, which I highly doubt, I have made myself so by hard work..

39) If others would think as hard as I did, then they would get similar results.

If others would think as hard as I did, then they would get similar results.

40) I shall not mingle conjectures with certainties.

I shall not mingle conjectures with certainties.

41) It seems probable to me that God, in the beginning, formed matter in solid, massy, hard, impenetrable, moveable particles.

It seems probable to me that God, in the beginning, formed matter in solid, massy, hard, impenetrable, moveable particles.

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