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Maria Goeppert Mayer
“Physics is puzzle-solving ... puzzles created by nature, not by the mind of man.”
“[On the 1963 Nobel Prize in physics:] ... winning the prize wasn't half as exciting as doing the work itself.”
Maria Goeppert Mayer, German-born U.S. physicist, Nobel Prize winner
(1906 - 1972)