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Ignorance is less remote from truth than prejudice.

Ignorance is no excuse, it's the real thing.

Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen to do more harm.

Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.

Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon and star.

Ignorance lies at the bottom of all human knowledge, and the deeper we penetrate the nearer we come to it. - For what do we truly know, or what can we clearly affirm of any one of those important things upon which all our reasonings must of necessity be built - time and space, life and death, matter and mind.

Ignorance never settles a question.

Ignorance, when voluntary, is criminal, and a man may be properly charged with that evil which he neglected or refused to learn how to prevent.

Ignorance, which in behavior mitigates a fault, is, in literature, a capital offence.

In baseball, you don't know nothing.

Intelligence is really a kind of taste: taste in ideas.

Is sloppiness in speech caused by ignorance or apathy? I don't know and I don't care.

It is a blind goose that cometh to the fox's sermon.

It is better to be a beggar than ignorant; for a beggar only wants money but an ignorant person wants humanity.

It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive it; and, therefore, he that can perceive it hath it not.

It is not wisdom but ignorance that teaches men presumption. - Genius may sometimes be arrogant, but nothing is so diffident as knowledge.

It is our duty as men and women to proceed as though limits to our abilities do not exist.

It is with nations as with individuals, those who know the least of others think the highest of themselves; for the whole family of pride and ignorance are incestuous, and mutually beget each other.

Lack of understanding is a great power. Sometimes it enables men to conquer the world.

Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors!


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