"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."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Isaac Newton on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Isaac Newton on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Isaac Newton on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Isaac Newton on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Isaac Newton on Winston Churchill
"Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy."
"Errors are not in the art but in the artificers."
"If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought."
"To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science."
"To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me."