Looking for the author of this quote

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Accidental double post
 

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Its a quote I want to use it on a proof, I just don't want to screw it up and attribute it to Feynman (though its a good chance its his). I also don't remember the precise wording.

It goes something like this

? said:
Never start a problem unless you know the answer in advance
Thanks guys! I know one of you knows this, its pretty damn famous, about every graduate student gets it drilled into their heads!
 
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Wheeler!

Thanks!
 
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It's one of my favourites! :smile:
 

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