Ignorance Quotes:-  Ignorance is a lack of knowledge. The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge. The word ignorant is an adjective that describes a person in the state of being unaware and can describe individuals who do not deliberately ignore or disregard important information or facts, or individuals who are unaware of important information or facts. 

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old ignorance quotes, ignorance sayings, and ignorance proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

List Of Motivational Ignorance Quotes And Sayings


Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.

George Bernard Shaw



Ignorance is always afraid of change.

Jawaharlal Nehru



Ignorance is never better than knowledge.

Enrico Fermi



To remove ignorance is an important branch of benevolence.

Ann Plato



Ignorance, the root, and stem of all evil.




There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



All things truly wicked start from innocence.

Ernest Hemingway



If ignorance is bliss, there should be more happy people.

Victor Cousin



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




The only victories which leave no regret are those which are gained over ignorance.

Napoleon Bonaparte


Famous Inspirational Ignorance Quotes And Proverbs


Better be ignorant of a matter than half know it.

Publilius Syrus



I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know.




Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.

Dalai Lama



Ignorance never settles a question.

Benjamin Disraeli



The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about.

Wayne Dyer



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

Benjamin Franklin



Ignorance breeds monsters to fill up the vacancies of the soul that are unoccupied by the verities of knowledge.

Horace Mann



Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes nothing than he who believes what is wrong.

Thomas Jefferson



Most ignorance is evincible ignorance. We don’t know because we don’t want to know.

Aldous Huxley



Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.

Will Rogers


Tip 10 Humorous Ignorance Quotes And Proverbs


Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



Ignorance is like a delicate fruit; touch it, and the bloom is gone.

Oscar Wilde



Ignorance is never out of style. It was in fashion yesterday, it is the rage today and it will set the pace tomorrow.

Frank Dane



Ignorance is not innocence, but sin.

Robert Browning



Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon or star.




Ignorance speaks loudly, so as to be heard; but its volume proves reason to doubt every word.

Wes Fessler



The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.

Elbert Hubbard



Ignorance deprives people of freedom because they do not know what alternatives there are. It is impossible to choose to do what one has never heard of.

Ralph B. Perry



Ignorance is the dominion of absurdity.

James Anthony Froude



The truest characters of ignorance Are vanity, and pride, and annoyance.

Samuel Butler