Friday, February 27, 2009

Herd Mentality

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Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, and one by one.
- Charles Mackay


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3 comments:

Kansas Bob said...

I liked that.. as long as we are not talking about my herd :)

karen said...

My thoughts exactly. Which are probably not at the base of your thoughts! :-)

annie said...

perfect illustration of rene girard's "mimetic rivalry"