Nineteen of them Collapsed

Allegory of avaricePaulus Moreelse’s 1621 painting of “The Allegory of Avarice”

“Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now.”

Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Source: http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/cultural-decay

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