Quotes by ignorance
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American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Everything you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
P. J. O'Rourke
American journalist 1947-
Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Prejudice and self-sufficiency naturally proceed from inexperience of the world, and ignorance of mankind.
British Philosopher 1820-1903
A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance.
Louis D. Brandeis
American lawyer and associate justice on the Supreme Court 1856-1941
Behind every argument is someone's ignorance.
Every journalist who is not too stupid or too full of himself to notice what is going on knows that what he does is morally indefensible. He is a kind of confidence man, preying on people's vanity, ignorance, or loneliness, gaining their trust and betraying them without remorse.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Fear always springs from ignorance.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
American author and motivational speaker 1924-1998
If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
Out of compassion I destroy the darkness of their ignorance. From within them I light the lamp of wisdom and dispel all darkness from their lives.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
Real knowledge is to know the extent of ones ignorance.
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
American author, feminist and intellectual 1844-1911
A great idea is usually original to more than one discoverer. Great ideas come when the world needs them. Great ideas surround the world's ignorance and press for admission.
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