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Isaac Newton

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Biography - Isaac Newton:

English mathematician, astronomer and physicist.
Born: 1643 - Died: 1727
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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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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Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.”
François Rabelais - Gargantua and Pantagruel
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.”
Immanuel Kant
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Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.”
Paul Valéry
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A theory which is not refutable by any conceivable event is non-scientific. Irrefutability is not a virtue of a theory (as people often think) but a vice.”
Karl Popper - Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge
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If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.”
Isaac Newton
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Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.”
Isaac Newton
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To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.”
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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.”
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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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Errors are not in the art but in the artificers.”
Isaac Newton
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