her people and…ff you dislike about your work to other people and focus only on that which you love. Said YouTuber Casey Neistat, “What is the ultimate quantification of success? For me, it’s not how much time you spend doing what you love. It’s how little time you spend doing what you hate.”
The civilization stops expanding and innovating. The creative minority, which led the civilization from its humble beginnings to a superpower, ceases creating and becomes a dominant minority that forces the majority to obey unquestioningly. Living in their past glory, they fail to address the next set of challenges, until the empire weakens and becomes susceptible to invasion.