Willful Ignorance Quotes

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Willful Ignorance Quotes and Sayings
Willful Ignorance Quotes and Sayings

A man is responsible for his ignorance.
Milan Kundera

Sometimes we find ourselves walking through life blindfolded, and we try to deny that we’re the ones who securely tied the knot.
Jodi Picoult

Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Benjamin Franklin

Don’t tell me what I’m doing; I don’t want to know.
Federico Fellini

Humans see what they want to see.
Rick Riordan

There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.
Søren Kierkegaard

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Benjamin Franklin

Situational unawareness in the private marketplace or on the battlefield will cost you your livelihood or your life. In the Age of Obama, however, such willful ignorance is a job prerequisite. The less you know the better.
Michelle Malkin

The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Ayn Rand

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Abraham Lincoln

To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
Isaac Asimov

. . . there is a wish in the heart of mankind to be distracted and confused. Truth is but one attraction, and not always the most powerful.
Joyce Carol Oates

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato

But you can’t make people listen. They have to come round in their own time, wondering what happened and why the world blew up around them. It can’t last.
Ray Bradbury

Why does everyone have to pretend to be stupid and not know long words?
Martin Freeman

Sometimes a man wants to be stupid if it lets him do a thing his cleverness forbids.
John Steinbeck

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
Charles Darwin

An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
James A. Michener

Any formal attack on ignorance is bound to fail because the masses are always ready to defend their most precious possession – their ignorance.
Hendrik Willem van Loon

It’s much easier not to know things sometimes.
Stephen Chbosky

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