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Galileo Galilei Quote: “Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.”

Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.

— Galileo Galilei



Galileo Galilei Quote: “The book of nature is written in the language of mathematics.”

The book of nature is written in the language of mathematics.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Mathematics is the key and door to the sciences.”

Mathematics is the key and door to the sciences.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Passion is the genesis of genius.”

Passion is the genesis of genius.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Eppur si muove.”

Eppur si muove.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “To understand the Universe, you must understand the language in which it’s written, the language of Mathematics.”

To understand the Universe, you must understand the language in which it’s written, the language of Mathematics.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I’ve loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”

I’ve loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.”

We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.”

I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is not so.”

Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is not so.

— Galileo Galilei



Galileo Galilei Quote: “Nature’s great book is written in mathematics.”

Nature’s great book is written in mathematics.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.”

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “You cannot teach a person something he does not already know, you can only bring what he does know to his awareness.”

You cannot teach a person something he does not already know, you can only bring what he does know to his awareness.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.”

If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Two truths cannot contradict one another.”

Two truths cannot contradict one another.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.”

Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The Universe is a grand book which cannot be read until one first learns to comprehend the language and become familiar with the characters in which it is composed. It is written in the language of mathematics.”

The Universe is a grand book which cannot be read until one first learns to comprehend the language and become familiar with the characters in which it is composed. It is written in the language of mathematics.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The Bible shows the way to go to heaven, not the way the heavens go.”

The Bible shows the way to go to heaven, not the way the heavens go.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Knowing thyself, that is the greatest wisdom.”

Knowing thyself, that is the greatest wisdom.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “God is known by nature in his works, and by doctrine in his revealed word.”

God is known by nature in his works, and by doctrine in his revealed word.

— Galileo Galilei



Galileo Galilei Quote: “All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.”

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The greatest wisdom is to get to know oneself.”

The greatest wisdom is to get to know oneself.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “You can’t teach anybody anything, only make them realize the answers are already inside them.”

You can’t teach anybody anything, only make them realize the answers are already inside them.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Nonetheless, it moves.”

Nonetheless, it moves.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Wine is sunlight, held together by water.”

Wine is sunlight, held together by water.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.”

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.”

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “What has philosophy got to do with measuring anything? It’s the mathematicians you have to trust, and they measure the skies like we measure a field.”

What has philosophy got to do with measuring anything? It’s the mathematicians you have to trust, and they measure the skies like we measure a field.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The Milky Way is nothing else but a mass of innumerable stars planted together in clusters.”

The Milky Way is nothing else but a mass of innumerable stars planted together in clusters.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon.”

It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon.

— Galileo Galilei



Galileo Galilei Quote: “You may force me to say what you wish; you may revile me for saying what I do. But it moves.”

You may force me to say what you wish; you may revile me for saying what I do. But it moves.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Philosophy is written in that great book which ever lies before our eyes – I mean the universe – but we cannot understand it if we do not first learn the language and grasp the symbols, in which it is written.”

Philosophy is written in that great book which ever lies before our eyes – I mean the universe – but we cannot understand it if we do not first learn the language and grasp the symbols, in which it is written.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “See now the power of truth.”

See now the power of truth.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “There are those who reason well, but they are greatly outnumbered by those who reason badly.”

There are those who reason well, but they are greatly outnumbered by those who reason badly.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Who would dare assert that we know all there is to be known?”

Who would dare assert that we know all there is to be known?

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.”

By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I, Galileo, son of the late Vicenzo Galilei, swear that I never said that the prime numbers are useless. What I said was that you cannot count lunar craters by counting 2, 3, 5, 7...”

I, Galileo, son of the late Vicenzo Galilei, swear that I never said that the prime numbers are useless. What I said was that you cannot count lunar craters by counting 2, 3, 5, 7...

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Nothing occurs contrary to nature except the impossible, and that never occurs.”

Nothing occurs contrary to nature except the impossible, and that never occurs.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “See now the power of truth; the same experiment which at first glance seemed to show one thing, when more carefully examined, assures us of the contrary.”

See now the power of truth; the same experiment which at first glance seemed to show one thing, when more carefully examined, assures us of the contrary.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “In my studies of astronomy and philosophy I hold this opinion about the universe, that the Sun remains fixed in the centre of the circle of heavenly bodies, without changing its place; and the Earth, turning upon itself, moves round the Sun.”

In my studies of astronomy and philosophy I hold this opinion about the universe, that the Sun remains fixed in the centre of the circle of heavenly bodies, without changing its place; and the Earth, turning upon itself, moves round the Sun.

— Galileo Galilei



Galileo Galilei Quote: “Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty.”

Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not.”

Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I truly believe the book of philosophy to be that which stands perpetually open before our eyes, though since it is written in characters different from those of our alphabet it cannot be read by everyone.”

I truly believe the book of philosophy to be that which stands perpetually open before our eyes, though since it is written in characters different from those of our alphabet it cannot be read by everyone.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Showing a greater fondness for their own opinions than for truth, they sought to deny and disprove the new things which, if they had cared to look for themselves, their own senses would have demonstrated to them.”

Showing a greater fondness for their own opinions than for truth, they sought to deny and disprove the new things which, if they had cared to look for themselves, their own senses would have demonstrated to them.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Science proceeds more by what it has learned to ignore than what it takes into account.”

Science proceeds more by what it has learned to ignore than what it takes into account.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “My dear Kepler, what would you say of the learned here, who, replete with the pertinacity of the asp, have steadfastly refused to cast a glance through the telescope? What shall we make of this? Shall we laugh, or shall we cry?”

My dear Kepler, what would you say of the learned here, who, replete with the pertinacity of the asp, have steadfastly refused to cast a glance through the telescope? What shall we make of this? Shall we laugh, or shall we cry?

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The prohibition of science would be contrary to the Bible, which in hundreds of places teaches us how the greatness and the glory of God shine forth marvelously in all His works, and is to be read above all in the open book of the heavens.”

The prohibition of science would be contrary to the Bible, which in hundreds of places teaches us how the greatness and the glory of God shine forth marvelously in all His works, and is to be read above all in the open book of the heavens.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “The hypothesis is pretty; its only fault is that it is neither demonstrated nor demonstrable. Who does not see that this is purely arbitrary fiction that puts nothingness as existing and proposes nothing more than simple noncontradiciton?”

The hypothesis is pretty; its only fault is that it is neither demonstrated nor demonstrable. Who does not see that this is purely arbitrary fiction that puts nothingness as existing and proposes nothing more than simple noncontradiciton?

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “Names and attributes must be accommodated to the essence of things, and not the essence to the names, since things come first and names afterwards.”

Names and attributes must be accommodated to the essence of things, and not the essence to the names, since things come first and names afterwards.

— Galileo Galilei


Galileo Galilei Quote: “I do not know what to say in a case so surprising, so unlooked for and so novel.”

I do not know what to say in a case so surprising, so unlooked for and so novel.

— Galileo Galilei


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