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Der Mann Ohne Eigenschaften
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... Franz Josef, emperor, king and supreme commander of the Austrian Hungarian Monarchy, speaking to an aviator ...
... the awareness that the progress of our understanding of nature from the times we ran after rabbits with clubs of wood until the moment we took the air would fit in a moderately sized private library, whereas all religion, philosophy, morality, patriotism and the like neatly stacked side by side would span the entire earth, while yet the larger part of it was not communicated through books but through stakes, sabres and bullets ... (Chapter 61)