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Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
George Bernard Shaw
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.
P. J. O'Rourke
The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.
It turns out that advancing equal opportunity and economic empowerment is both morally right and good economics, because discrimination, poverty and ignorance restrict growth, while investments in education, infrastructure and scientific and technological research increase it, creating more good jobs and new wealth for all of us.
William J. Clinton
Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
The most violent element in society is ignorance.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
Weakness is what brings ignorance, cheapness, racism, homophobia, desperation, cruelty, brutality, all these things that will keep a society chained to the ground, one foot nailed to the floor.
It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.
Joseph Wood Krutch
Injustice, poverty, slavery, ignorance - these may be cured by reform or revolution. But men do not live only by fighting evils. They live by positive goals, individual and collective, a vast variety of them, seldom predictable, at times incompatible.
The real power of the Buddha was that he had so much love. He saw people trapped in their notions of small separate self, feeling guilty or proud of that self, and he offered revolutionary teachings that resounded like a lion's roar, like a great rising tide, helping people to wake up and break free from the prison of ignorance.
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
Henry David Thoreau
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.
Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.
Francis of Assisi
The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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