65 Best Ignorance Quotes On Success In Life

These ignorance quotes will inspire you. Ignorance, lack of knowledge, or information.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging ignorance quotes, ignorance sayings, and ignorance proverbs.

Inspirational Ignorance Quotes

  1. “Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. , Ignorance quotes and stupidity
  2. “The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about.” ~ Wayne Dyer
  3. “When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don’t really have to do anything, you just let them talk.” ~ Barack Obama
  4. “All suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction.” ~ Dalai Lama
  5. “Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.” ~ George Bernard Shaw

  6. “We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  7. “Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  8. “The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance – it is the illusion of knowledge.” ~ Daniel J. Boorstin
  9. “There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  10. “If someone can prove me wrong and show me my mistake in any thought or action, I shall gladly change. I seek the truth, which never harmed anyone: the harm is to persist in one’s own self-deception and ignorance.” ~ Marcus Aurelius
  11. “When proven wrong, the wise man will correct himself and the ignorant will keep arguing.” ~ Ali ibn Abi Talib
  12. “Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.” ~ Confucius
  13. “Reason obeys itself, and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.” ~ Thomas Paine

  14. “Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil.” ~ Plato
  15. “The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  16. “Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.” ~ W. Clement Stone
  17. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” ~ Winston Churchill

  18. “You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant.” ~ Harlan Ellison
  19. “The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism.” ~ William Osler
  20. “Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.” ~ Plato
  21. “If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them.” ~ Isaac Asimov

  22. “The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.” ~ Albert Einstein
  23. “The most violent element in society is ignorance.” ~ Emma Goldman
  24. “Humans see what they want to see.” ~ Rick Riordan
  25. “The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.” ~ Samuel Butler

  26. “The insolence of the vulgar is in proportion to their ignorance. They treat everything with contempt which they do not understand.” ~ William Hazlitt
  27. “I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.” ~ Edith Sitwell
  28. “Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.” ~ Francis of Assisi
  29. “The worst kind of arrogance is arrogance from ignorance.” ~ Jim Rohn

  30. “To act without clear understanding, to form habits without investigation, to follow a path all one’s life without knowing where it really leads; such is the behavior of the multitude.” ~ Mencius
  31. “I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.” ~ Gerry Spence
  32. “The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.” ~ Elbert Hubbard
  33. “It is a blind goose that cometh to the fox’s sermon.” ~ John Lyly

  34. “On entering this world our starting point is ignorance. None, however, but idiots remain there.” ~ Horace Mann
  35. “Against logic, there is no armor like ignorance.” ~ Laurence J. Peter
  36. “Knowledge will forever govern ignorance, and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.” ~ James Madison
  37. “Fear always springs from ignorance.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

  38. “Wisdom tends to grow in proportion to one’s awareness of one’s ignorance.” ~ Anthony de Mello
  39. “Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.” ~ Alfred North Whitehead
  40. “Most ignorance is vincible ignorance. We don’t know because we don’t want to know.” ~ Aldous Huxley
  41. “Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.” ~ Will Durant

  42. “Ignorance is the womb of monsters.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  43. “It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” ~ James A. Baldwin
  44. “Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon or star.” ~ Confucius
  45. “If ignorance is bliss, why aren’t more people happy?” ~ Thomas Jefferson

  46. “I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.” ~ Galileo Galilei
  47. “Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.” ~ Dalai Lama
  48. “Better to be unborn than untaught, for ignorance is the root of all misfortune.” ~ Plato
  49. “The evil that is in the world always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.” ~ Albert Camus
  50. “One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.” ~ Rita Mae Brown

  51. “Evil is relatively rare. Ignorance is epidemic.” ~ Jon Stewart
  52. “A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  53. “Prejudice is the child of ignorance.” ~ William Hazlitt
  54. “Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge.” ~ Charles Darwin

  55. “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” ~ Winston Churchill
  56. “Through ignorance of what is good and what is bad, the life of men is greatly perplexed.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero
  57. “Nothing is worse than active ignorance.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  58. “To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.” ~ Mark Twain

  59. “It has become almost a clichĂ© to remark that nobody boasts of ignorance of literature, but it is socially acceptable to boast ignorance of science and proudly claim incompetence in mathematics.” ~ Richard Dawkins
  60. “Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  61. “I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.” ~ Euripides
  62. “Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.” ~ Bertrand Russell

  63. “Ignorance is always afraid of change.” ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  64. “Ignorance lies not in the things you don’t know, but in the things you know that ain’t so.” ~ Will Rogers
  65. “The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.” ~ John F. Kennedy

Comment Your Favorite Ignorance Quotes Below!

We love to write about our experiences to motivate and inspire the lives of people we touch. We believe when you succeed we succeed with you.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *