From the beginning of Humanity, man has been learning to destroy the World with his own discoveries, for good and evil. Unfortunately, we are moving towards decadence, only because of man and his thirst for power and glory.
The basic structure of decadence thus consists in the tendency of existence to abase itself in the world, that is, to let itself be interpreted in the horizon of the world in which it was thrown and inserted.
4HEIDEGGER. Seinund Zeit, 2001, § 72, p. 374-5: “Die Bewegtheit der Existenz ist nicht die Bewegung eines Vorhandenen.”
(HEIDEGGER, 2001, § 27, p. 129