So, another break from the old guys, and slightly younger old guy. This guy was born on Christmas day in 1642. He only did a few things in his life… like lay the groundwork for classical mechanics, lay the groundwork for modern physics, and co-create one of my least favorite forms of math, calculus. He died the 20th of march in 1726, but he never ran out of things to say. Like this gem, for example:
“My powers are ordinary. Only my application brings me success.” – Sir Isaac Newton.
As always, this is for:
Enjoy the food for thought; see you next week!