I Believe the Majority of People Are Mindless Sheep

People who don't want to be just one of the herd. 782 People

    Maybe that's just an illusion you perceive due

    to them caring about and prioritizing different things? What if you are a mindless sheep to them?
    ylvager ylvager
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 23

    People do what society tells them to,

    adapting this image so they can look 'perfect' and 'beautiful' to try and fit in because most people who don't fit in get punished in one way or another for it.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 21, 2014

    http://www.activistpost.

    com/2015/03/5-signs-governments-biggest-war-is-for.html This paragraph particularly struck me as relevant to this group: 3) The Rise of Islamophobia - Without public support for war, the meddling hands of government are tied. One of the ways to placate opposition to military...
    thelioninwinter thelioninwinter
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2015

    He Is Sooooo Funny

    The point of no return for me was when the One World Government/New World Order crowd did those criminal bailouts of the banks. They just brazenly showed their total power and control—and the sheeple just sat back and took it. (Though polls did show that 75% of the sheeple...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Mar 8, 2011
    PillsburyPervertBoy PillsburyPervertBoy
    36-40, M
    May 28, 2015

    baa-baa and bla-bla

    wednesday 7 december 2011 I'm glad one of my friends joined this group, or I never would have known about it. Thanks, Riverswoman. Being the animal person that I am, I have a lot of difficulty with expressions that compare animals unfavorably with humans. Mindless as sheep, fat...
    sehnen sehnen
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Dec 7, 2011

    Groups

    The group has a consciousness of its own, be it less developed than the consciousness of each of its members.  That makes groups untrustworthy and unpredictable.  Groups are prone to stereotypes, simplifications, conventionalism and narrow-mindedness.  I'm very...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    May 17, 2010

    I Actually Think It's Offensive...

    ... to name your group like that. Yes, some people do not second-guess the rules and the values they are taught, but does it detract from the quality of their lives or is it so detrimental to the society as a whole? I think not. Nothing is ever black-and-white.      The herd...
    IncognitoXX IncognitoXX
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 27, 2011

    Most People Are Mindless Sheep Being Led Down the Path of Life

    I believe the majority of people live their lives day to day without really thinking about the actual purpose of what they're supposed to be doing.  They get up, go to work, come home, make dinner, watch their TV shows and then go to sleep to get ready for the next day...
    bellonium bellonium
    26-30, M
    23 Responses Dec 12, 2007

    The characteristic that defines a sheeple is

    not necessarily a lack of knowledge, but an unwillingness to consider or embrace obvious logic or truth in order to protect their egos and biases from harm. A sheeple's mindset is driven by self centered motives. They would like to blame the mainstream media for the ideas of...
    venusdi venusdi
    70+, F
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2014

    When I Get The Perfect Weather, I Can't Find The Perfect People ( Kindreds) I Hate Summer

     I have Reverse or SUMMER SAD. I already been through this HELL in Sacramento, California for 28 years. (1979 - 2007). I finally got myself moved to Aberdeen, Washington in or as of: JUNE 12, 2007. It's been nice and Cloudy by most and in the 50 Degrees still. Been...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP
    56-60, M
    May 29, 2010

    This religious huckster is asking his "sheep"

    to buy him a private plane. Think they'll fall for it? Of course they will....idiots. http://news.yahoo.com/megachurch-pastor-seeks-donations-pricey-private-jet-234234111.html
    thelioninwinter thelioninwinter
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 14, 2015

    Sometimes i look around

    and feel like everyone around me are sheep. doing what they are told following the flock to and fro. it bothers me to no extent. i want to yell!! this is not life. stop listening to everyone else and be your own being!! i take pride in thinking out of the box, going against the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 14, 2015

    Buying Into What The Media Sells Them

    I have known so many people who do things and buy things because its what the media promotes without really thinking about it.  I have a friend who is guilty of this.  She and her husband are always buying the most popular "whatever" even though later they decide the don't like...
    bluelady1021 bluelady1021
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Nov 23, 2011

    Followers

    In life you either lead or you follow. Being a follower isn't a bad thing if you know what, and why you are following what you are following. However Most Humans do not know why or what they are following. Lets just look at the average life. You go to school, then you go...
    Jonnn Jonnn
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 14, 2010

    Containers

    A few years ago I read Timothy Goods book,"above top secret",which amongst other UFO related themes,carried the story of Bob Lazer,who was knowledgable in jet engines,and claimed to have been employed at Area 51,or dreamland,the top security USA research facility.The authorities...
    pedrohedgerow pedrohedgerow
    51-55, M
    Nov 26, 2011

    the loss of village color

    saturday 10 december 2011copied from wordpress: turners falls succumbs to the yuppie shepherds. a true story from last year, and this year, and for next as well?yuletide yuppification december 1, 2010 at 11:20 am (musings, photos, turners falls)  tags: musings, photos...
    sehnen sehnen
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2011

    Open your eyes. Wake up.

    It doesn't have to be this way.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 25

    My Facebook Sheep Stalker....

    I used to be very vocal on FB about the governments evil doings. When I started researching Geo-engineering and 9-11. I of course posted my opinions which brought a crap pile down into my lap. So I have this long time friend who always would try to dispute every little thing I...
    Dirtydux Dirtydux
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 1, 2012

    To be honest I thought this had a lot of sense

    put into it. I also believe that people are indeed becoming sheepish. Once I asked around my peers the question " what do you want to be in the futeure?" And generally I would get the answer I don't know. I remember something a teacher of mine pointed out and it started to make...
    Jowvon16 Jowvon16
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2015

    Not So Much Mindless As Just Weary.......

    Most people go to work, take care of their families, raise their kids, and struggle with the day to day stuff. When their day is done, they mostly just want to collapse in an overstuffed chair and watch some mindless TV. They're just tired and they're tired because they're...
    onlinegrandpa onlinegrandpa
    61-65
    7 Responses Jan 15, 2010

    Do You Even Know?

    Do you have a clue why you say what you say, believe what you believe or do what you do?  I'm gonna go out on a limb and say NO! If you can't answer me when I say, "Really, why is that?" and I can get you to change your mind with minimal effort and using virtually none...
    natashamarie natashamarie
    41-45, F
    5 Responses May 14, 2010

    I believe the majority of people are mindless

    sheep, mhmm that's a lot of mutton.
    Maybeincubus Maybeincubus
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Oct 18, 2015

    For Certain In America

    I'm constantly disappointed in how few Americans actually seem to take the step of thinking for themselves.  So many seem to get all their information either from tabloid television or other less-than-factual sources.It's a shame, because our...
    gladiate gladiate
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    If they are sheep, I wonder

    if they'd make good lamb chops.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 24

    98% Sheep

    .5% wannabe "wolves" who also are SOO MUCH SHEEP. THE REST - 1.5 % DRAGONS, ALIENS, STRANGE PPL
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    Feb 20, 2010
    Faust76 Faust76
    70+, M
    Sep 29, 2015

    Control Is Everything

    It would be unrealistic to deny that the ruling elite value power/control above all else.It would be foolish to deny they would do anything to keep control,or control more.Anything is a huge word,encompassing every action known.Mind control is the ultimate answer to the elites...
    pedrohedgerow pedrohedgerow
    51-55, M
    Nov 24, 2011

    A Question, An Answer, A Comment And A Reply

    (If any of you like this, thanks to EP user trust your instinct for asking one of the few real questions, and for telling me to write this as a story.) What kind of person uses similar people as justification for their own behavior? Asked By: TrustYourInstincts Posted by...
    nilmortalibusarduiest nilmortalibusarduiest
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 14, 2013

    HOW DO YOU FEEL A MOTHER?

    WHERE DO YOU LEAVE
    elljane elljane
    13-15
    Aug 3, 2015

    Lost Lambs Seeking a Kind Shepherd...

    Sadly, most just wonder, aimless, afraid and a shell of what they could be. In light of recent comments: I want you to know I mean no harm. I just want to see autonomous, happy beings on the planet whatever...under no delusions.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    32 Responses Jul 22, 2009

    But There Are Mindless Wolves Also :)

    So I don't really know who FINALLY IS MORE OF A MINDLESS - THEY ALL IN THE HERD.
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    20 Responses Jul 22, 2009

    Cows

    Oh... now lets not forget people are half cows! Following the same path everyday, one step at a time.... there is evidence of it.... they leave a wore out trail from following each other... head to butt...head to butt.... never looking around to see the greener pasture that is...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Dec 7, 2011

    This happened almost a year ago

    but I will never forget it. During the spring of 2013 I had to take the bus to visit my doctor for my check up. I dozed off and missed my stop so I had to walk a few more blocks. While I was walking I witnessed an accident. An old woman around 60-70 years old on her bicycle...
    xlevinus xlevinus
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2014
    misssuppression misssuppression
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jan 5
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 14
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