Isaac Newton Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old isaac newton quotes, isaac newton sayings, and isaac newton proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

Isaac Newton

Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy.     

Isaac Newton

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.     

Isaac Newton

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.     

Isaac Newton

No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.     

Isaac Newton

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

Isaac Newton

We build too many walls and not enough bridges.     

Isaac Newton

The description of right lines and circles, upon which geometry is founded, belongs to mechanics. Geometry does not teach us to draw these lines, but requires them to be drawn.     

Isaac Newton

The latest authors, like the most ancient, strove to subordinate the phenomena of nature to the laws of mathematics.     

Isaac Newton

Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy.     

Isaac Newton

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

Isaac Newton

Yet one thing secures us what ever betide, the scriptures assures us that the Lord will provide.     

Isaac Newton

Yet one thing secures us what ever betide, the scriptures assures us that the Lord will provide.     

Isaac Newton

Gravity may put the planets into motion, but without the divine Power, it could never put them into such a circulating motion as they have about the Sun; and therefore, for this as well as other reasons, I am compelled to ascribe the frame of this System to an intelligent Agent.     

Isaac Newton

Gravity may put the planets into motion, but without the divine Power, it could never put them into such a circulating motion as they have about the Sun; and therefore, for this as well as other reasons, I am compelled to ascribe the frame of this System to an intelligent Agent.     

Isaac Newton

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

Isaac Newton

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

Isaac Newton