Quotations that match 'stampede'.

Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear - kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor - with the cry of grave national emergency. Douglas MacArthur
[ Continuous Cry Emergency Fear Fervor Government Grave Kept National Our Patriotic Perpetual State Us]
The metaphor of the king as the shepherd of his people goes back to ancient Egypt. Perhaps the use of this particular convention is due to the fact that, being stupid, affectionate, gregarious, and easily stampeded, the societies formed by sheep are most like human ones. Northrop Frye
[ Affectionate Ancient Back Being Convention Due Easily Egypt Fact Formed Goes Gregarious His Human King Metaphor Most Ones Particular Perhaps Sheep Shepherd Societies Stupid Use]
The spirit of logical analysis should in practice blend with the practical pressure for the adoption of some form of international language, but it should not allow itself to be stampeded by it. Edward Sapir
[ Adoption Allow Analysis Blend Form International Itself Language Logical Practical Practice Pressure Should Some Spirit]