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I recognize that many physicists are smarter than I am--most of them theoretical physicists. A lot of smart people have gone into theoretical physics, therefore the field is extremely competitive. I console myself with the thought that although they may be smarter and may be deeper thinkers than I am, I have broader interests than they have.
During the 1940s and 1950s, Pauling researched abnormal molecules and hereditary faults in body chemistry seeking the biochemical aspects of such disorders as schizophrenia and sickle-cell anemia.