Who the heck is Galileo Galilei?

Italian Renaissance polymath.

Books by Galileo Galilei

Quotes by Galileo Galilei

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

Galileo Galilei

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

Galileo Galilei

“In the sciences, the authority of thousands of opinions is not worth as much as one tiny spark of reason in an individual man.”

Galileo Galilei

“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

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

Galileo Galilei

“Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.”

Galileo Galilei