ignorance

A Quote by Ben Jonson on art, enemies, and ignorance

Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.

Ben Jonson

Source: Every Man out of His Humour, 1599, act I, sc. i

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A Quote by Arnold H. Glasow on confidence, ignorance, and trouble

The trouble with ignorance is that it picks up confidence as it goes along.

Arnold H. Glasow

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A Quote by Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins on conversation, ignorance, poetry, and wishes

I wish you would read a little poetry sometimes. Your ignorance cramps my conversation.

Anthony Hope (1863 - 1933)

Source: The Dolly Dialogues

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A Quote by Anthony J. D'Angelo on ignorance, passion, and persistence

Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.

Anthony D'Angelo

Source: The College Blue Book

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A Quote by Anatole France on happiness and ignorance

A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Amos Bronson Alcott on ignorance

To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.

Amos Bronson Alcott (1799 - 1888)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on daughters, fear, hope, ignorance, nature, and religion

RELIGION, n. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on ignorance, knowledge, and philosophy

POSITIVISM, n. A philosophy that denies our knowledge of the Real and affirms our ignorance of the Apparent. Its longest exponent is Comte, its broadest Mill and its thickest Spencer.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on ignorance, kindness, and learning

LEARNING, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on ignorance

Most ignorance is vincible ignorance. We don't know because we don't want to know.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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