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It originated from a holy man, the monk Alcuin, who advised Charlemagne, 'nec audiendi qui solent dicere, vox populi, vox Dei, quum tumultuositas vulgi semper insaniae proxima sit,' meaning, And those people should not be listened to who keep on saying, 'The voice of the people is the voice of God,' since the riotousness of the crowd is always very close to madness.
men of the forge and a contemporary literary depiction of riotousness.
We have arrived at a point where the belt of self riotousness is combined with the back up braces of an internal combustion engine.