38 Isaac Newton Quotes About Life, Science, Nature, Love and God
Sir Isaac Newton PRS (born 4 January 1643, Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, England – died 31 March 1727, Kensington, Middlesex, Great Britain) was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, alchemist, theologian, and author (described in his time as a "natural philosopher"). He was a key figure in the philosophical revolution known as the Enlightenment. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica (Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy), first published in 1687, established classical mechanics. In mechanics, his three laws of motion, the basic principles of modern physics, resulted in the formulation of the law of universal gravitation. In mathematics, he was the original discoverer of the infinitesimal calculus.
Top 15 Famous Sir Isaac Newton Quotes
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.
13 Wise Sir Isaac Newton Quotes About Life and Nature