Meaningful & Inspirational Quotes by Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton’s Most Inspirational Quotes

A collection of beautiful and Inspirational Quotes by Isaac Newton, this article we look at Isaac Newton’s most inspiring quotes. Quotes often give context; they can mean different things to different people, here you will find some of the best quotes by Isaac Newton.

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

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


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

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

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

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

Atheism is so senseless. When I look at the solar system, I see the earth at the right distance from the sun to receive the proper amounts of heat and light. This did not happen by chance.

Isaac Newton
 Atheism is so senseless. When I look at the solar system, I see the earth at the right distance from the sun to receive the proper amounts of heat and light. This did not happen by chance.

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

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


Every action has an equal and opposite reaction

Isaac Newton
Every action has an equal and opposite reaction

No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

Isaac Newton
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.


All my discoveries have been made in answer to prayer.

Isaac Newton
All my discoveries have been made in answer to prayer.


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

Isaac Newton
My powers are ordinary. Only my application brings me success.


To arrive at the simplest truth requires years of contemplation.

Isaac Newton
To arrive at the simplest truth requires years of contemplation.


When two forces unite, their efficiency double.

Isaac Newton
When two forces unite, their efficiency double.


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

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

What goes up must come down.

Isaac Newton
What goes up must come down.

Truth is the offspring of silence and meditation.

Isaac Newton
Truth is the offspring of silence and meditation.

The wonderful arrangement and harmony of the cosmos would only originate in the plan of an almighty omniscient being. This is and remains my greatest comprehension.

Isaac Newton
 The wonderful arrangement and harmony of the cosmos would only originate in the plan of an almighty omniscient being. This is and remains my greatest comprehension.

The best way to understanding is a few good examples.

Isaac Newton
 The best way to understanding is a few good examples.

Sir Isaac Newton was asked how he discovered the law of gravity. He replied, By thinking about it all the time.”

Isaac Newton
Sir Isaac Newton was asked how he discovered the law of gravity. He replied, By thinking about it all the time."


Physics, beware of metaphysics.

Isaac Newton
 Physics, beware of metaphysics.

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

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


I shall not mingle conjectures with certainties.

Isaac Newton
 I shall not mingle conjectures with certainties.

You have to make the rules, not follow them

Isaac Newton
 You have to make the rules, not follow them


I consider my greatest accomplishment to be lifelong celibacy.

Isaac Newton
I consider my greatest accomplishment to be lifelong celibacy.


Atheism is so senseless and odious to mankind that it never had many professors.

Isaac Newton
Atheism is so senseless and odious to mankind that it never had many professors.


I can see so far because I stood on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton
 I can see so far because I stood on the shoulders of giants.

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