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Isaac Newton

"Trials are medicines which our gracious and wise Physician prescribes because we need them; and he proportions the frequency and weight of them to what the case requires. Let us trust his skill and thank him for his prescription." Isaac Newton
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"If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants." Isaac Newton
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Collaboration    English Mathematician   

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"We build too many walls and not enough bridges." Isaac Newton
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Bridge    English Mathematician   

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"About the Time of the End, a body of men will be raised up who will turn their attention to the Prophecies, and insist upon their literal interpretation, in the midst of much clamor and opposition" 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 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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"Yet one thing secures us what ever betide, the scriptures assures us the Lord will provide." Isaac Newton
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"To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction." Isaac Newton
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Action    English Mathematician   

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"If I have made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention than to any other talent." Isaac Newton
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"No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess" Isaac Newton
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"Errors are not in the art but in the artificers." Isaac Newton
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Art    English Mathematician   

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"I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself 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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Children    English Mathematician   

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"It is the weight, not numbers of experiments that is to be regarded." Isaac Newton
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"If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought." Isaac Newton
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English Mathematician    Service   

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""I am ashamed to tell you to how many figures I carried these computations, having no other business at the time."" Isaac Newton
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"A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true, for if the things be false, the apprehension of them is not understanding." Isaac Newton
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English Mathematician    Falsehood   

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"Oh Diamond! Diamond! Thou little knowest the mischief done! (Said to a pet dog who knocked over a candle and set fire to his papers" Isaac Newton
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"Every body continues in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a right line, unless it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed upon it." Isaac Newton
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Inertia   

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"I am ashamed to tell you to how many figures I carried these computations, having no other business at the time." Isaac Newton
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Business   

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"We are to admit no more causes of natural things than such as are both true and sufficient to explain their appearances." Isaac Newton
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Causes    English Mathematician   

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"To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science." Isaac Newton
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English Mathematician    Honor   

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"What I'm trying to do with most of my work is establish this new modernism, ... If people don't walk out of theatres saying, 'Yes, something is possible,' then you've failed." Isaac Newton
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