Originally Posted by steven522
"A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky, dangerous animals and you know it."
I like this quote on the matter:
"And, since the IQ of a mob is the IQ of its most stupid member divided by the number of mobsters, it was never very clear to anyone what had happened."
Maskerade by Terry Pratchett.
Like I said over in the news section, I'm glad I haven't bought a book by any of them and would be happy to never hear of one of them again.