Tesla on Intellectual Development

December 10, 2020 pwm1

It is paradoxical, yet true, to say that the more we know, the more ignorant we become in the absolute sense, for it is only through enlightenment that we become conscious of our limitations. Precisely one of the most gratifying results of intellectual evolution is the continuous opening up of new and greater prospects.

— Nikola Tesla (1896; Public Domain)

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