The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Tag: ConfuciusCategory : Ignorance Quotes
- Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance. – Confucius
- Knowledge is not happiness, and science But an exchange of ignorance for that Which is another kind of ignorance. – Lord Byron
- Knowledge will forever govern ignorance: and a people who mean to be their own governours, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. – Anonymous
- It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge. – Enrico Fermi
- Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them to man and you will be laughed at. – Josh Billings