Nikola Tesla was one of the most brilliant inventors of our modern era. A chronically misunderstood man, he lived a life mostly cut off from the rest of the world. Responsible for Alternating Current electricity, his inventions power most of our homes and electronics today.
In an 1899 interview, Tesla spoke with journalist John Smith. What follows is part of the transcript:
The legend of Nikola Tesla will live on, with his chilling words perhaps one day being understood. As a man of science, and a man of the spirit, it seems he was caught between two worlds: That of the mind, and that of the soul. May we all be so fortunate as to learn from his example.
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