HENRY DRUMMOND, Inherit the Wind (1960)
A hierarchical society is only possible on the basis of poverty and ignorance.
WINSTON SMITH, 1984 (1984)
In my opinion our use or misuse of resources the last 100 years or so, I'd probably rename that age, something like The Age of Ignorance, The Age of Stupid.
ALVIN DuVERNAY, The Age of Stupid (2009)
The admission of ignorance is the beginning of wisdom.
JASON MEREDITH, The Ballad of Josie (1967)
Aristophanes once wrote, roughly translated; "Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, and drunkenness sobered, but STUPID lasts forever."
WILLIAM HUNDERT, The Emperor's Club (2002)
Ignorance is a steep hill with perilous rocks at the bottom.
RAISULI, The Wind and the Lion (1975)
There is a sadness in this world, for we are ignorant of many things. Yes, we are ignorant of many beautiful things - things like the truth. So sadness, in our ignorance, is very real.
THE LOG LADY, Twin Peaks (1990)
Never use ingenuity when brute force and ignorance will suffice. It only saps the brain cells... and you need to save all of yours!
DOYLE, The Professionals, "Servant of Two Masters" (1979)
Do you realize the number of discoveries lost because of superstition, of ignorance? A layman's inability to comprehend?
DR. ROGER KORBY, Star Trek, "What are Little Girls Made Of?" (1966)
If ignorance is bliss, why aren't there more happy people in the world?
STEPHEN FRY, QI (2003)
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