The English mathematician Isaac Newton was the most prominent figure in changing the world during the 17th century. Newton was a prolific mathematician and an exemplary scientist, whose discoveries were backed with tons of research and experimentation. He is renowned for his Law of Gravity and Laws of Motion. He was one of the most distinguished scientists and played a pivotal role in scientific revolution. All through his life, Newton said and wrote many things which have become quite popular as his quotes. His sagacity can be determined through the tenacity of his thoughts and quotes. The foundation of classical mechanics was laid by him through his book, ‘The Principia’. Besides working on mathematical sciences, he also studied biblical chronology and alchemy. Newton made the discoveries and waited for people to discover it. Let's have a look at some of the most famous quotes by Sir Issac Newton which are not only inspirational and motivating but also prophetic in nature.