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I'm a natural blonde. But when I started acting, I would go to auditions and they didn't know where to put me because I was voluptuous and had the accent, but I had blonde hair. It was ignorance: they thought every Latin person looks like Salma Hayek.
It's almost like, when someone plays poker for the first time, they might be a professional poker player out of ignorance, just accidentally winning. That was how it felt in my first stand-up appearance.
Ignorance and a narrow education lay the foundation of vice, and imitation and custom rear it up.
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I want to fight poverty and ignorance and give opportunity to those people who are locked out.
I could never accept findings based almost exclusively on mathematics. It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world. It's the things people know that ain't so.
Gross ignorance is 144 times worse than ordinary ignorance.
Mystery is but another name for ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly plain!
How difficult it is to save the bark of reputation from the rocks of ignorance.
Here's what the right-wing has in, there's no shortage of the natural resources of ignorance, apathy, hate, fear. As long as those things are in the collective conscious and unconscious, the Republicans will have some votes.
I am astonished each time I come to the U.S. by the ignorance of a high percentage of the population, which knows almost nothing about Latin America or about the world. It's quite blind and deaf to anything that may happen outside the frontiers of the U.S.
Larry Summers, I think, he had a long history of arrogance and relative ignorance about poor people's culture and working people's culture and so forth.
In the scattered settlements of this Diocese, schools and Churches are of necessity for many years few in number, and multitudes of both sexes are growing up in great ignorance.
I think there's a level of ignorance, when, in the callowness of youth, you imagine that you are inventing the world for the first time. You imagine that your parents don't know what it feels like to fall in love.
I really think that living is the process of going from complete certainty to complete ignorance.
I consider nothing low but ignorance, vice, and meanness, characteristics generally found where the animal propensities predominate over the higher sentiments.
William John Wills
It is fortunate that each generation does not comprehend its own ignorance. We are thus enabled to call our ancestors barbarous.
Charles Dudley Warner
I think what a life in science really teaches you is the vastness of our ignorance.
The little I know I owe to my ignorance.
An ignorance of Marx is as frequent among Marxists as an ignorance of Christ is among Catholics.
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.
His ignorance is encyclopedic.
Ignorance is bliss. I wish I still had some.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
With attention deficit democracy, I am trying to wake up people to how the combination of mass ignorance, fear mongering by the government, and lying politicians is putting our entire system of government to a death spiral.
I'm a believer in 'Ignorance is bliss.'
We can choose between the future and the past, between reason and ignorance, between true compassion and mere ideology.
The prejudices of ignorance are more easily removed than the prejudices of interest; the first are all blindly adopted, the second willfully preferred.
To attempt to superimpose its views through the exercise of force, is seldom the part of intelligence; it is frequently the part of ignorance.
Ignorance is a menace to peace.
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