But instinct is something which transcends knowledge. We have, undoubtedly, certain fibers that enable us to perceive truths when logical deduction, or any other willful effort of the brain, is futile.

Sounds like something a froofy, superstitious Christian might say. You know, one of those Darwinian dismissing, shallow Creationist, faith-believing, science-hating, anti-progressive people who go to church without thinking, and have never read a book outside of the Bible.

Or it could be that Nikola Tesla stumbled upon a very eloquent, if not oversimplified, explanation for his own spirit-man.

But what would one of the world’s greatest minds know about that kind of thing? He’s so totally last century, like.