- On the sun and other heavenly bodies:
"This most beautiful system of the sun, planets, and comets, could only proceed from the counsel and dominion of an intelligent Being."
- On the solar system:
"The motions of the planets require a Divine Arm to impress them."
- On atheism:
"Atheism is so senseless. When I look at the solar system, I see the earth at the right distance from the sun to receive the proper amount of heat and light. This did not happen by chance."
- On the Bible:
"I have a fundamental belief in the Bible as the Word of God, written by men who were inspired. I study the Bible daily."
Quotes taken from, "Isaac Newton" biography by John Hudson Tiner.