Crowd Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old crowd quotes, crowd sayings, and crowd proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd.      

Albert Einstein

Walking into the crowd was like sinking into a stew - you became an ingredient, you took on a certain flavour.     

Margaret Atwood

The mob is the mother of tyrants.     

Laertius Diogenes

The intelligence of that creature known as a crowd is the square root of the number of people in it.     

Terry Pratchett

A crowd has the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.     

Thomas Carlyle

Those who follow the crowd usually get lost in it.     


Following the crowd is cool if you want to go where the crowd is going. Never fear being the odd one out in order to achieve your own goals.     


Don’t follow the crowd, let the crowd follow you.     

Margaret Thatcher

Whenever you enter the crowds, keep your own personality, keep your own behaviour, keep your own mind; stay as yourself!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

The crowd, in fact, is composed of individuals; it must therefore be in every man's power to become what he is, an individual. From becoming an individual no one, no one at all, is excluded, except he who excludes himself by becoming a crowd.     

Soren Kierkegaard

The mob rushes in where individuals fear to tread.     

B.F Skinner

The crowd has a way of being right.     

Louis Auchincloss

There is never a crowd on the leading edge.     

Esther Hicks

Inside a crowd, you have no right to complain about the crowdedness, because you are already a part of it!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

A crowd exists so long as it has an unattained goal.     

Elias Canetti

The crowd is the same everywhere, in all periods and cultures; it remains essentially the same among men of the most diverse origin, education and language.     

Elias Canetti

A crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures.     

Francis Bacon

When you stand in the crowd you stand like the cloud baseless. But when you stand out of the crowd you're outstanding like the proud limitless. Stand out to be outstanding.     

Emmanuel Aghado

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

R.S Donnell

To rise above the crowd, you must discipline yourself unceasingly to the strict demand and realities of your ambition.     

Arturo Sandoval

The only certain about following the crowd is that you will all get there together.     

Mychal Wynn

Society! It's a crowd thing!     

Anthony T. Hincks

Crowds speak in heroes.     

Gerald Stanley Lee

Every crowd has a silver lining.     

P. T. Barnum