Ignorance Quotes and Sayings
Education is the best weapon against ignorance. Learning is the best way to sharpen the mind.
– Dr T.P.Chia
Ignorance never settles a question.
– Benjamin Disraeli
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
– Derek Bok
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
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
– John Lennon
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
– Isaac Newton
Ignorance is the parent of fear.
– Herman Melville
Whoever said ignorance is bliss must have died a horrible death with a really surprised look on his face.
– Lisa Shearin
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
– Stephen Hawking
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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
Ignore those people who talk about you behind your back, that’s where they belong.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
Science is the topography of ignorance.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
Ignorance is the enemy, curiosity the weapon of choice.
– Peter D. Ward
Anything was better than nothing. Half- full was better than empty. Ignorance was the lowest form of humiliation and suffering.
– Becca Fitzpatrick
Travel brings wisdom only to the wise. It renders the ignorant more ignorant than ever.
– Joe Abercrombie
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
– Dalai Lama XIV
Judging someone by the color of their skin is ignorant. Their skin complexion has nothing to do with their morals, beliefs or intelligence.
A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.
Ignorance is not stupidity, but it might as well be. And I do not like feeling stupid.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
Prejudice is a product of ignorance that hides behind barriers of tradition.
– Jasper Fforde
Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.
– Thomas Paine
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.