Isaac Newton Quotes

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To every action there is an equal opposite reaction.
— Isaac Newton
Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
— Isaac Newton
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
— Isaac Newton

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It is the weight, not numbers, of experiments that is to be regarded.
— Isaac Newton
If I have seen a little further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
— Isaac Newton

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If I have been able to see farther than others, it was because I stood on the shoulders of giants.
— Isaac Newton
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention than any other talent.
— Isaac Newton
Philosophy is such an impertinently litigious lady that a man had as good be engaged in lawsuits as have to do with her.
— Isaac Newton
I keep the subject constantly before me, and wait till the first dawnings open slowly by little and little into a full and clear light.

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I seem to have been like a child playing on the sea shore, finding now and then a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay undiscovered before me.
— Isaac Newton

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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, while the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

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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.
— Isaac Newton
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 sea-shore, 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.
— Isaac Newton

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