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Rudolf Clausius (1822 - 1888)
Die Energie der Welt ist konstant. Die Entroopie der Welt strebt einem Maximum zu.
The energy of the world is constant. its entropy tends to a maximum.
Quoted in A L Mackay, Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (London 1994)
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