Ignorance Quotes and Sayings
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
Confidence is ignorance. If you’re feeling cocky, it’s because there’s something you don’t know.
- Eoin Colfer
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
Condemnation without investigation is the height of ignorance.
Whoever said ignorance is bliss must have died a horrible death with a really surprised look on his face.
- Lisa Shearin
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
- John Lennon
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
Don’t censor yourself to comfort their ignorance.
- Jon Stewart
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
- Isaac Newton
Ignorance is the parent of fear.
- Herman Melville
War is peace.
Freedom is slavery.
Ignorance is strength.
- George Orwell
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
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
A man is responsible for his ignorance.
- Milan Kundera
Prejudice is a product of ignorance that hides behind barriers of tradition.
- Jasper Fforde
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
Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.
- Thomas Paine
Ignorance is the enemy, curiosity the weapon of choice.
- Peter D. Ward
Science is the topography of ignorance.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.