I will post Otto Von Bismark every day until the 4th founding of the German Empire
>wanting to fight the Habsburgs over insignificant tracts of land
>where the people are stable trading partners to you
>that aren't a military threat
>that are culturally closer to you than anyone else in Europe
>but would swing the balance of power in Germany towards the Catholic South
Kleindeutschland was the right call for both German empires. Would have worked if Bismarck was an immortal dictator.