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Natural selection will not remove ignorance from future generations.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the later ignorance.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The principles of justice are chosen behind a veil of ignorance.
The first magic of love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
Ignorance is bliss. I wish I still had some.
I am one of those scientists who feels that it is no longer enough just to get on and do science. We have to devote a significant proportion of our time and resources to defending it from deliberate attack from organised ignorance.
The right to a quality education is, I believe, the perfect path to bridge the gap between different cultures and to reconcile various civilizations. Without such a right, the values of liberty, justice and equality will have no meaning. Ignorance is by far the biggest danger and threat to humankind.
Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned
People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn't they? People feared coal, they feared gas-powered engines... There will always be ignorance, and ignorance leads to fear. But with time, people will come to accept their silicon masters.
So when you spot violence, or bigotry, or intolerance or fear or just garden-variety misogyny, hatred or ignorance, just look it in the eye and think, 'The good outnumber you, and we always will.'
We live on an island surrounded by a sea of ignorance. As our island of knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance.
John Archibald Wheeler
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
A quality education grants us the ability to fight the war on ignorance and poverty.
Charles B. Rangel
The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.
We all wish to live. We all seek a world in which men are freed of the burdens of ignorance, poverty, hunger and disease. And we shall all be hard-pressed to escape the deadly rain of nuclear fall-out should catastrophe overtake us.
When you combine ignorance and leverage, you get some pretty interesting results.
Is there anything science should not try to explain? Science is knowledge and knowledge is power - power to do good or evil. Sometimes ignorance is bliss.
It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James A. Baldwin
Stupidity is the deliberate cultivation of ignorance.
I know of no time in human history where ignorance was better than knowledge.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.
John Maynard Keynes
Owing to ignorance of the rope the rope appears to be a snake; owing to ignorance of the Self the transient state arises of the individualized, limited, phenomenal aspect of the Self.
Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
H. L. Mencken
When ignorance gets started it knows no bounds.
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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