Ignorance - Ignorant Quotes

There are times when ignorance is bliss indeed. (“The Pickwick Papers”)

The source of every Crime, is some defect of the Understanding; or some errour in Reasoning, or some sudden force of the Passions. Defect in the Understanding, is Ignorance; in Reasoning, Erroneous Opinion.

If we would please in society, we must be prepared to be taught many things we know already by people who do not know them.

The bitterness of studying is preferable to the bitterness of ignorance.

Many complain of their looks, but none of their brains.

A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion.

It is better to be ignorant than mistaken.

Ignorance is not privileged by titular degrees.

Empty barrels make the most noise.

Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.