Walter Bagehot ( BAJ-ət; 3 February 1826 – 24 March 1877) was a British journalist, businessman, and essayist, who wrote extensively about government, economics, literature and race. He is known for co-founding the National Review in 1855, and for his works The English Constitution and Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market (1873).
Silent politics: polls and the awareness of public opinion references Walter Bagehot on 9/23/2019, 6:11:27 PM
Public opinion is a permeating influence. It requires us to think other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits. authored-by Walter Bagehot on 9/23/2019, 6:13:04 PM