He Said That? 10/17/15

From Sir Isaac Newton 1643-1727, English physicist and mathematician, after losing 20,000 pounds, or about $2.72 million in today’s money, in the South Sea Bubble, which popped in 1720:

I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people.

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