Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.
Nikola Tesla

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The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena

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The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

Be alone, that is the secret of invention

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Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

I do not think you can name

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I do not think you can name many great inventions that have been made by married men.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

Our virtues and our failings are inseparable

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Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

One must be sane to think clearly

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One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

I don't care that they stole my idea

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I don't care that they stole my idea. I care that they don't have any of their own.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly

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The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

Of all things, I liked books best

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Of all things, I liked books best.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

If you want to find the secrets of the universe

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If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked

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The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
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Nikola Tesla

July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.
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