Crowd Quotes

I just don’t go out. People in large groups, it triggers my agoraphobia.

The man who follows a crowd will never be followed by a crowd.

There appears to be irrefutable evidence that the mere fact of physical over-crowding induces violence.

Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong.

We have been honored by a visit from Col. Boone, the first settler of Kentucky; he lately spent two weeks with us – The colonel cannot live without being in the woods. He goes a hunting twice a year to the remotest wilderness he can reach; and hires a man to go with him, whom […]

That a man can take pleasure in marching in formation to the strains of a band is enough to make me despise him. He has only been given his big brain by mistake; a backbone was all he needed. This plague-spot of civilization ought to be abolished with all possible speed. Heroism by order, senseless […]

A crowd is not company.

The mob has many heads, but no brains.

Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten have the inclination.

Animals can be driven crazy by placing too many in too small a pen. Homo sapiens is the only animal that voluntarily does this to himself.