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  • Isaac Newton famously said, "If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants."
  • No wonder you were named after Isaac Newton—such an amazing ability to think.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • Some of the greatest figures in Earth’s history were actually the product of humans and the Loric, including Buddha, Aristotle, Julius Caesar, Alexander the Great, Genghis Khan, Leonardo da Vinci, Isaac Newton, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • Isaac Newton identified the 7 colors of the rainbow as: Violet Indigo Blue Green Yellow Orange Red
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s

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  • All our names are just stupid nicknames they made up—like Alby for Albert Einstein, Newt for Isaac Newton, and me—Thomas.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • Sir Isaac Newton is said to have avowed that he felt like a child picking up shells beside the great and unexplored ocean of truth.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • The Priory’s membership has included some of history’s most cultured individuals: men like Botticelli, Sir Isaac Newton, Victor Hugo.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • This was in accordance with the Third Law of Motion according to Sir Isaac Newton.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Then along came the English physicist Isaac Newton, who lived from 1642 to 1727.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • This concealed "college" quickly became a brain trust of the world’s most enlightened minds—those of Isaac Newton, Francis Bacon, Robert Boyle, and even Benjamin Franklin.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol

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  • Lyons, too, introduced me to Dr. Pemberton, at Batson’s Coffee-house, who promis’d to give me an opportunity, some time or other, of seeing Sir Isaac Newton, of which I was extreamely desirous; but this never happened.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • For example, it seems completely natural to presume that gravitation and the law of gravitation existed before Isaac Newton.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • For Rowan students, Elias Bram was Sir Isaac Newton, Hercules, and Merlin rolled into one.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • She looked at her dress, looked up, and said, "Isaac Newton."
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Most people know Sir Isaac Newton for his discovery of gravity, which is thought to have been triggered when he watched an apple drop from a tree.
    Annenberg Learner  --  Amusement Park Physics
  • Sir Isaac Newton, with a degree from a cow college such as mine, would wash bottles for Joe Thumbfingers—if Joe had a degree from a European university.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • [and] Sir Isaac Newton; but alas, it is thirty years since I thought of mathematics.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • ] We turned the pages, smiling at the crayon mustache Carter had drawn on Isaac Newton and the outdated diagrams of the solar system.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • ] [Footnote 53: Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727).
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • The law of gravity and gravity itself did not exist before Isaac Newton.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Isaac Newton is a very good ghost.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • The discovery of Isaac Newton’s secret papers in 1936 had stunned the world by revealing Newton’s all-consuming passion for the study of ancient alchemy and mystical wisdom.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • We believe the disembodied words of Sir Isaac Newton were sitting in the middle of nowhere billions of years before he was born and that magically he discovered these words.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Did you know that Isaac Newton published his Principia in the very year a sailor slaughtered the last dodo bird?
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • It’s analogous to the kind of hang-up Sir Isaac Newton had when he wanted to solve problems of instantaneous rates of change.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Isaac Newton invented an entire system of quantifying temperature based entirely on natural phenomena.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Peter explained that, to a mystic like Isaac Newton, there was no number more elegant than thirty-three.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • So it should come as no surprise to you that an early alchemist, Rosicrucian, and mystic like Isaac Newton also considered the number thirty-three special.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Isaac Newton?
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • ] [Footnote 191: Sir Isaac Newton.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • ] [Footnote 253: Sir Isaac Newton.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • Sir Isaac Newton is our knight.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Unfortunately, their only chance to recover the keystone seemed to be here and now… at the tomb of Isaac Newton.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • It seemed a cruel irony that Teabing—a modern British knight—was a hostage in the search for his own countryman, Sir Isaac Newton.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • At that moment, a hundred yards down the nave, out of sight behind the choir screen, the stately tomb of Sir Isaac Newton had a lone visitor.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • He thought of the Invisible College, and the great scientist Isaac Newton’s request to Robert Boyle to keep "high silence" about their secret research.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • About Sir Isaac Newton.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Even so, Robert Langdon currently felt no interest in any of the abbey’s ancient history, save one event—the funeral of the British knight Sir Isaac Newton.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Sir Isaac Newton’s burial, attended by kings and nobles, was presided over by Alexander Pope, friend and colleague, who gave a stirring eulogy before sprinkling dirt on the tomb.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • … honorable knight, Sir Isaac Newton… … in London in 1727 and… … his tomb in Westminster Abbey… … Alexander Pope, friend and colleague… "I guess ’modern’ is a relative term," Sophie called to Gettum.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Cataloged under Number 4° lm1 249, the Dossiers Secrets had been authenticated by many specialists and incontrovertibly confirmed what historians had suspected for a long time: Priory Grand Masters included Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Sir Isaac Newton, Victor Hugo, and, more recently, Jean Cocteau, the famous Parisian artist.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Sir Isaac Newton wrote more than a million words attempting to decipher the true meaning of the Scripture, including a 1704 manuscript that claimed he had extracted hidden scientific information from the Bible!
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Newton’s tomb consisted of a massive black-marble sarcophagus on which reclined the sculpted form of Sir Isaac Newton, wearing classical costume, and leaning proudly against a stack of his own books—Divinity, Chronology, Opticks, and Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • "Isaac Newton," Galloway said, "must have something to do with how to decipher the meaning of the pyramid.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • In 1975 Paris’s Bibliothèque Nationale discovered parchments known as Les Dossiers Secrets, identifying numerous members of the Priory of Sion, including Sir Isaac Newton, Botticelli, Victor Hugo, and Leonardo da Vinci.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Da Vinci, Botticelli, Isaac Newton, Victor Hugo, Jean Cocteau… Jacques Saunière.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • …D’ANJOU 1418-1480 IOLANDE DE BAR 1480-1483 SANDRO BOTTICELLI 1483-1510 LEONARDO DA VINCI 1510-1519 CONNETABLE DE BOURBON 1519-1527 FERDINAND DE GONZAQUE 1527-1575 LOUIS DE NEVERS 1575-1595 ROBERT FLUDD 1595-1637 J. VALENTIN ANDREA 1637-1654 ROBERT BOYLE 1654-1691 ISAAC NEWTON 1691-1727 CHARLES RADCLYFFE 1727-1746 CHARLES DE LORRAINE 1746-1780 MAXIMILIAN DE LORRAINE 1780-1801 CHARLES NODIER 1801-1844 VICTOR HUGO 1844-1885 CLAUDE DEBUSSY 1885-1918 JEAN COCTEAU 1918-1963 Prieuré de Sion?
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
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