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Stanley Milgram Quotes

The key to the behavior of subjects lies not in pent-up anger or aggression, but in the nature of their relationship to authority. They have given themselves to the authority; they see themselves as instruments for the execution of his wishes; once so defined, they are unable to break free.
Stanley Milgram
#Aggression

The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority.
Stanley Milgram
#Authority #American Psychologist

It is easy to ignore responsibility when one is only an intermediate link in a chain of action.
Stanley Milgram
#Action #American Psychologist