Nikolay Copernicus

Nikolay Copernicus

Polish astronomer, founder of the heliocentric system of the world, philosopher, physician
The massive bulk of the earth does indeed shrink to insignificance in comparison with the size of the heavens.More Nikolay Copernicus quotes [10/05/2011 01:10:13]
We regard it as a certainty that the earth, enclosed between poles, is bounded by a spherical surface.More Nikolay Copernicus quotes [10/05/2011 01:10:53]
Therefore, when I considered this carefully, the contempt which I had to fear because of the novelty and apparent absurdity of my view, nearly induced me to abandon utterly the work I had begun.More Nikolay Copernicus quotes [10/05/2011 01:10:33]
Those things which I am saying now may be obscure, yet they will be made clearer in their proper place.More Nikolay Copernicus quotes [10/05/2011 01:10:40]
Finally we shall place the Sun himself at the center of the Universe.More Nikolay Copernicus quotes [10/05/2011 01:10:21]

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