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Ignorance Quotes


These are some of the best 'Ignorance' quotations and sayings.

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'Tis sad work to be at that pass, that the best trial of truth must be the multitude of believers, in a crowd where the number of fools so much exceeds that of the wise.

A man is never astonished or ashamed that he does not know what another does; but he is surprised at the gross ignorance of the other in not knowing what he knows.

A wise man in the company of those who are ignorant, has been compared to a beautiful girl in the company of blind men.

Admiration is the daughter of ignorance. See quote detail

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.

Against stupidity the very gods Themselves contend in vain.

Ah! destructive Ignorance, what shall be done to chase thee out of the World!

All decisions are made on insufficient evidence.

All I know about humor is that I don't know anything about it.

all ignorance toboggans into know and trudges up to ignorance again.

An impossibility does not disturb us until its accomplishment shows what fools we were.

And here, poor fool, with all my lore I stand no wiser than before.

As if anything were so common as ignorance! The multitude of fools is a protection to the wise.

At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done-then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.

Basic research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.

Be ignorance thy choice, where knowledge leads to woe.

Better be unborn than untaught, for ignorance is the root of misfortune.

By ignorance is pride increased; those most assume who know the least.

Curiosity is the one thing invincible in Nature.

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.


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