What knowledge could a sleeping man have?"
Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff
"The big trouble with dumb bastards is that they are too dumb to believe
You may be academically retarded.
"Reason obeys itself; ignorance submits to what is dictated to it."
"No matter how busy you may think you are,
"The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance."
"Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil."
"Do you remember how electrical currents and "unseen waves" were laughed at?
"If the masses rule, man is controlled by ignorance.
"Belief is the death of intelligence. As soon as one believes a doctrine of any sort, or assumes certitude, one stops thinking about that aspect of existence."
"I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think."
"The only thing that interferes with my learning, is my education."
"I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance."
"True knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance."
"What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult."
"The man who realizes his ignorance has taken the first step toward knowledge."
"The easiest way to get brainwashed is to be born."
Disregarding information you perceive as ignorant without investigation = ignorance.
"Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don't know and I don't care."
"The unexamined life is not worth living for man."
"The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know anything about."
"Only two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity,
"Nature has given us two ears, two eyes, and but one tongue
"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance,
Learn as if you were going to live forever.
"Education is what remains after one
"Think for yourself. Question Authority"
"Nothing of any importance can be taught. It can only be learned,
"The reading of all good books is like a conversation with all the finest men of past centuries." Rene Descartes
Yes I know my enemies! They're the teachers who taught me to fight me!
Most people don't listen, they just wait for their turn to talk,
So just think it through. Hatred is the stillborn child of ignorance and boredom.
"The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all."
"I began my education at a young age, in fact, right after I left college."
The trouble with knowing, is that it impedes learning.
"I have only come here seeking knowledge,
George Carlin: Stupid People
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