Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Ignorance


Everybody is ignorant only on different subjects. We are all ignorant about different things. - Will Rogers

I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him. - Galileo Galilei

Ignorance is the cause of fear. - Seneca

Ignorance is the deepest darkness. - Unknown

Ignorance is the necessary condition of life itself. If we knew everything we could not endure existence for a single hour. - Anatole France

Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star. - Confucius

Ignorance per se is not nearly as dangerous as ignorance of ignorance. - Sydney J. Harris

Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil. - Plato

It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have. - James Baldwin 

It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge. - Arnold H. Glasgow

Mystery is another name for our ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly plain. - Tryon Edwards

The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know anything about. - Wayne Dyer

The trouble with ignorance is that it picks up confidence as it goes along. - Arnold Glasgow

There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action. - Johann Von Goethe

To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge. - Benjamin Disraeli

To be ignorant of one’s ignorance is the malady of the ignorant. - Amos Bronson Alcott

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