There was a time the vox populi was considerably less dry on Election Day.
It was about this time that he talked about the "nux vomica," instead of the "vox populi."
vox populi, vox Dei: the voice of the people is the voice of God.
The vox populi is often little more than the vox diaboli; but the voice of ages is the voice of God.
In this case at least it may be assumed that for once vox populi is vox dei.
France has spoken, say they: vox populi, vox Dei, universal suffrage has voted; everything is covered by a ballot.
Even then the vox populi was filling the political heavens with a clamor not to be denied by the ambitious.
The wind of destiny for him was the convictions arising out of his own soul; for them it was vox populi.
I believe the vox populi, vox Dei, still comprises the only wholesome decision which has yet been made on the subject.
vox populi est vox Dei is obviously the apotheosis of ones own voice while speaking as crowd-man.
1540s, Latin, literally "voice of the people." The full maxim (first attested in Medieval Latin) is vox populi, vox Dei "the voice of the people is the voice of God." Short form vox pop attested by 1964.