“Modern science says: The sun is the past, the earth is the present, the moon is the future.  From…

“Modern science says: The sun is the past, the earth is the present, the moon is the future.  From an incandescent mass we have originated, and into a frozen mass we shall turn. Merciless is the law of nature, and rapidly and irresistibly we are drawn to our doom.“

–Nikola Tesla

“The Problem of Increasing Human Energy.” Century Illustrated Magazine, June, 1900.