|Edward Gibbon, historian and author. (1737-1794)|
1. The rapid increase of divorce
2. The craze for entertainment
3. The building of gigantic armaments
4. Decadence of the people and
5. Decay of religion
The sad thing is humans will never learn from history and keep committing the same mistakes even in this modern advanced age ..
We have assimilated the best practices and strains of culture from around the world, from our invaders too and have denounced the worst. The invaders have all finally and shamelessly given up and merged with the rich native Indian culture. But we cannot yet be complacent, as the temptation for us to repeat history is too strong ..