Quote: Knowledge that ain’t so

The trouble with the world is not that people know too little, but that they know so many things that ain’t so.   Mark Twain

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Quote: Knowledge and Ignorance

“The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.” ― Daniel J. Boorstin, The Discoverers: A History of Man’s Search to Know His World and Himself Actually, searching the ebook version for the quote one finds on page 86: “The great obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the ocean was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge. Imagination drew in bold strokes, instantly serving hopes and fears, while knowledge advanced by slow increments and contradictory witnesses.”...

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Quote: Knowledge

Tout comprendre rend très-indulgent. To know all is to forgive all. Anne Louise Germaine de Staël-Holstein

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Quote: Ignorance vs. Knowledge

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

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