In the July 2003 issue of Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, in the article by Sing et al (Genes, Environment, and Cardiovascular Disease; pp 1190–1196), the source of the quotation was not fully provided, but it is shown below. The authors apologize for this error.
”The triumph of the reductionism of the Greeks is a pyrrhic victory: We have succeeded in reducing all of ordinary physical behavior to a simple, correct Theory of Everything only to discover that it has revealed exactly nothing about many things of great importance.” R.B. Laughlin and D. Pines (The theory of everything. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000;97:28–31).