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decline and fall

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  • The space of the lost provinces was immediately replenished with new colonies and rising kingdoms: the active virtues of peace and war deserted from the vanquished to the victorious nations; and it is in their origin and conquests, in their religion and government, that we must explore the causes and effects of the decline and fall of the Eastern empire.

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

  • In the long career of the decline and fall of the Roman empire,

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

  • I have now accomplished the laborious narrative of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, from the fortunate age of Trajan and the Antonines, to its total extinction in the West, about five centuries after the Christian era.

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

  • More than two thousand years ago, the great orator and statesman Marcus Tullius Cicero is said to have foretold the decline and fall of the Roman Empire with these words, which exquisitely described the ravages wrought by lying politicians:

    HOW EVIL WORKS

  • Quoth he, O glorious monarch, the wise of old have said: — Whoso regardeth not the end, hath not Fortune to friend; and indeed I have lately seen the King on far other than the right way; for he lavisheth largesse on his enemy, on one whose object is the decline and fall of his king ship: to this man he hath shown favour, honouring him with over honour and making of him an intimate.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Conflict centered on the timing of normalization of relations with China; the terms of the SALT II accord, then nearing completion; and the rapid decline and fall of the Shah of Iran, a major U.S. ally.

    In the Shadow of the Oval Office

  • Musa,266 in whose time the house of Bermek rose to that height from which decline and fall are, in the East, well nigh certain and immediate.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Caesars, the triumphs of the consuls had been annihilated: in the decline and fall of the empire, the god Terminus, the sacred boundary, had insensibly receded from the ocean, the Rhine, the

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

  • The sect of the Carmathians may be considered as the second visible cause of the decline and fall of the empire of the caliphs.

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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