It is true that most of the time, following the majority is much more easier to do than the minority. They call it strength in numbers. However, you need to also realise that when they crumble, their collapse is on a much larger scale. The percentages for successful people are undoubtedly held in the minority levels with reasons. Therefore if you find yourself walking on the popular path, perhaps you might want to take a moment and pause to do a bit of reflection.