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Until the age of fifteen, Sebastian spent most of his time playing football; he would have continued in this way, but his knees did not let him. At eighteen—having only ever read a couple of books voluntarily, which were on Buddhism—he decided to educate himself with a mix of literature consisting of Goethe, Schiller, Nietzsche and the Old Testament. He applied to study German and philosophy at university, and was admitted to the University of Göttingen. Since then, he has spent most of his time studying philosophy.


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