Found 17 thoughts of ignorance

Better be ignorant of a matter than half know it.

Publilius Syrus

Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon and star.


Against logic there is no armor like ignorance.

Laurence J. Peter

It is worse still to be ignorant of your ignorance.

Saint Jerome

Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.

Sydney Smith

Nothing is worse than active ignorance.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.

Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.

Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago.

Bernard Berenson

Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind.

John Tillotson

Ignorance of certain subjects is a great part of wisdom.

Hugo De Groot

There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

My whole career can be summed up with 'Ignorance is bliss.' When you do not know better, you do not really worry about failing.

Jeff Foxworthy

The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism.

Sir William Osler

Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities.

George Eliot

Innocence dwells with Wisdom, but never with Ignorance.

William Blake

Ignorance is not innocence but sin.

Robert Browning

It is better to confess ignorance than provide it.

Homer Hickam