Eric Sprott

Books… are like lobster shells, we surround ourselves with ’em, then we grow out of ’em and leave ’em behind, as evidence of our earlier stages of development.

— Dorothy L.Sayers (The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club, 1928)

Crowds are influenced mainly by images produced by the judicious employment of words and formulas

— Gustave Le Bon