Horace Walpole Quote

Posterity always degenerates till it becomes our ancestors.


As quoted in "The Works of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford" in The Monthly Review, or, Literary Journal, Vol. 27 (1798) edited by Ralph Griffiths, p. 187.

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Posterity always degenerates till it becomes our ancestors.

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Posterity always degenerates till it becomes our ancestors.