Ignorance Quotes and Sayings
Everybody seems to think I’m lazy
I don’t mind, I think they’re crazy.
Running everywhere at such a speed
Till they find there’s no need.
- John Lennon
Apart From That, Mrs. Lincoln – How Did You Like The Play?
Ignorance never settles a question.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
- Bertrand Russell
Knowledge is the key to ultimate power, Ignorance is the door that blocks you.
True knowledge is to know the extent of ones ignorance.
Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.
- Paulo Coelho
Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.
- Thomas Paine
Knowledge will forever govern ignorance: and a people who mean to be their own governors, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.
- James Madison
It’s innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn’t.
- Mignon McLaughlin
You don’t have to care about everything around you. Some things are best to be left ignored.
Ignore those people who talk about you behind your back, that’s where they belong.
Ignorance and power and pride are a deadly mixture, you know.
- Robert Fulghum
All wonder is the effect of novelty on ignorance.
- Samuel Johnson
A generation which ignores history has no past — and no future.
- Robert A. Heinlein
Ignorance of the law is no good excuse, where every man is bound to take notice of the laws to which he is subject.
- Thomas Hobbes
Only ignorance excuses stupidity.
- Nalini Singh
Ignorance is the parent of fear.
- Herman Melville
We all should rise, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.
- Booker T. Washington
Science is the topography of ignorance.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
Ignorance is ultimately the worst enemy of a people who want to be free.
- Jonathan Hennessey
Prejudice is a product of ignorance that hides behind barriers of tradition.
- Jasper Fforde
Ignorance is not stupidity, but it might as well be. And I do not like feeling stupid.
- Lois McMaster Bujold
A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
- Dalai Lama XIV