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

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

“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.”
― Nikola Tesla

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

“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.”
― Nikola Tesla

“If your hate could be turned into electricity, it would light up the whole world.”
― Nikola Tesla

“Of all things, I liked books best.”
― Nikola Tesla

“My brain is only a receiver, in the Universe there is a core from which we obtain
knowledge, strength and inspiration. I have not penetrated into the secrets of this
core, but I know that it exists.”
― Nikola Tesla

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

“What we now want is closer contact and better understanding between
individuals and communities all over the earth, and the elimination of
egoism and pridewhich is always prone to plunge the world into
primeval barbarism and strife...
Peace can only come as a natural consequence of universal enlightenment...”
― Nikola Tesla

“I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that
felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success . . .
Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.”
― Nikola Tesla

“Everyone should consider his body as a priceless gift from
one whom he loves above all, a marvelous work of art, of
indescribable beauty, and mystery beyond human conception,
and so delicate that a word, a breath, a look, nay, a
thought may injure it.”
― Nikola Tesla

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

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

“Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work
and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have
really worked, is mine”
― Nikola Tesla

“All that was great in the past was ridiculed, condemned, combated, suppressed —
only to emerge all the more powerfully, all the more triumphantly from the struggle.”
― Nikola Tesla

“Life is and will ever remain an equation incapable of solution, but it contains
certain known factors.”
― Nikola Tesla

“Today’s scientists have substituted mathematics for experiments, and they
wander off through equation after equation, and eventually build a structure
which has no relation to reality. ”
― Nikola Tesla

“We crave for new sensations but soon become indifferent to them.
The wonders of yesterday are today common occurrences”
― Nikola Tesla, My Inventions

“Invention is the most important product of man's creative brain. The ultimate
purpose is the complete mastery of mind over the material world, the
harnessing of human nature to human needs.”
― Nikola Tesla, My Inventions

“The individual is ephemeral, races and nations come and pass away, but
man remains.”
― Nikola Tesla

“If you only knew the magnificence of the 3, 6 and 9, then you would
have the key to the universe.”
― Nikola Tesla

“I am credited with being one of the hardest workers and perhaps I am,
if thought is the equivalent of labour, for I have devoted to it almost all of
my waking hours. But if work is interpreted to be a definite performance
in a specified time according to a rigid rule, then I may be the worst of idlers.”
― Nikola Tesla, My Inventions

“What we now want most is closer contact and better understanding between
individuals and communities all over the earth and the elimination of that fanatic
devotion to exalted ideals of national egoism and pride, which is always prone to
plunge the world into primeval barbarism and strife.”
― Nikola Tesla