Being ignorant means lacking knowledge; yet, possessing information alone does not mean having knowledge…
People may be aware of a multitude of facts and there may be vast amounts of information available but, if the matter is not properly understood, no knowledge will accrue, and ignorance will remain.
We have collected together 50 of the finest and brightest quotes and sayings on the subject of ignorance and stupidity. Good luck on your journey through our collection!
(1st century BC, Latin writer of maxims)
the extent of one’s ignorance.
(551-479 BC, Chinese teacher and philosopher)
(c. 480-406 BC, tragedian of classical Athens)
I am ignorant of what I do not know.
(106-43 BC, Roman philosopher and statesman)
(c. 5th/6th century, Buddhist monk)
there is no possibility of real peace.
(1357-1419, high lama of Tibetan Buddhism)