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We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge, and its nature is sinned against when it is doomed to ignorance.
William Ellery Channing
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.
Stubbornness and ignorance and determination are a very fine line from each other. I'm a very stubborn person, but not so stubborn that I can't learn new things and meet new people, but I have a one-track mind.
It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James A. Baldwin
The more we study the more we discover our ignorance.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
I will not have my life narrowed down. I will not bow down to somebody else's whim or to someone else's ignorance.
A quality education grants us the ability to fight the war on ignorance and poverty.
Charles B. Rangel
When you combine ignorance and leverage, you get some pretty interesting results.
Our knowledge can only be finite, while our ignorance must necessarily be infinite.
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.
When we're dealing with the people in our family - no matter how annoying or gross they may be, no matter how self-inflicted their suffering may appear, no matter how afflicted they are with ignorance, prejudice or nose hairs - we give from the deepest parts of ourselves.
It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block.
Statistics: the mathematical theory of ignorance.
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
There are two barriers that often prevent communication between the young and their elders. The first is middle-aged forgetfulness of the fact that they themselves are no longer young. The second is youthful ignorance of the fact that the middle aged are still alive.
The prime goal of censorship is to promote ignorance, whether it is done via lying and bowdlerized school texts or by attacking individual books.
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.
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
Prayer is an august avowal of ignorance.
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality in time of affliction, but knowledge of morality will always console me for ignorance of physical science.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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