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  1. Picture quote by Charles Bukowski about people

    The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts while the stupid ones are full of confidence. ⏤ Charles Bukowski

  2. Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about dangerous

    Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

  3. Picture quote by Napoleon Bonaparte about religion

    Religious wars are basically people killing each other over who has the better imaginary friend. ⏤ Napoleon Bonaparte

  4. Picture quote about wisdom

    Anyone can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in their error.

  5. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about infinity

    Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the universe. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  6. Picture quote by Unknown about power

    Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups. ⏤ Unknown

  7. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about wisdom

    The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has it limits. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  8. Picture quote by Bertrand Russell about trouble

    The trouble with the world is the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. ⏤ Bertrand Russell

  9. Picture quote by Elbert Hubbard about genius

    Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped. ⏤ Elbert Hubbard

  10. Picture quote by Will Smith about stupidity

    Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like. ⏤ Will Smith

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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.

Albert Einstein

He who stands for nothing will fall for anything.

Alexander Hamilton

If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?

Albert Einstein

Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.

Albert Einstein

Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.


Never argue with an idiot. They will only bring you down to their level and beat you with experience.

George Carlin

You can't find stupidity in the forest.

Bulgarian proverbs

The greatest of all sins is stupidity.

Oscar Wilde

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

Benjamin Franklin

When I was fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have him around. When I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

The reason there's so much ignorance is that those who have it are so eager to share it.

Frank A. Clark

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.

Albert Einstein

Better to be ignorant of a matter than half know it.

Publilius Syrus

There are more fools in the world than there are people.

Heinrich Heine

Ignorance doesn't kill you, but it makes you sweat a lot.


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

Benjamin Franklin

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

Wayne Dyer

Most ignorance is invincible ignorance.We don't know because we don't want to know.

Aldous Huxley

Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.

Yiddish Proverbs

Never forget public ignorance is the government's best friend.


Stupidity is without anxiety.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped.

Elbert Hubbard

An empty head is not really empty; it is stuffed with rubbish. Hence the difficulty of forcing anything into an empty head.

Eric Hoffer

Everybody is ignorant -- only on different subjects.

Will Rogers

The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.

Arthur Schopenhauer

I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure -- that is all that agnosticism means.

Clarence Darrow

A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.

Bertrand Russell

Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.

Stephen Vizinczey

Ignorance is not bliss -- ignorance is ignorance.


Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.

Bertrand Russell

Stupidity is the friend of evil.


Ignorance is not innocence, but sin.

Robert Browning

My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.

Vladimir Nabokov

To be conscience that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.

Benjamin Disraeli

I don't want anything I don't deserve, but if they offer me more money, I'm not stupid.

Antonio Banderas

Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind.

John Tillotson

A man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of the learned.

Arabic Proverbs

Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.


A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.

Benjamin Franklin

I am an agnostic; I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.

Clarence Darrow

There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.

Kahlil Gibran

If Stupidity got us into this mess, then why can't it get us out?

Will Rogers

Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

I would rather have my ignorance than another man's knowledge, because I have so much of it.

Mark Twain

It is much easier for good to deal with evil than it is for good to deal with stupidity.


It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being so.

Jerome K. Jerome

Hanlon's Razor:Never attribute to malice that which can be adequately explained by stupidity.


The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism.

William Osler

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.

Robert A. Heinlein

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

Horace Mann

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


A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.

Anatole France

Stupidity has a knack of getting its way.

Albert Camus

Our greatest stupidities may be very wise.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.

Charles Spurgeon

He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.

Benjamin Franklin

You must not enthrone ignorance just because there is much of it.


It is only out of ignorance that people are cruel, because they really don

Maya Angelou

Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.


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

What you don't know can't hurt you .


He's a fool that makes his doctor his heir.

Benjamin Franklin

I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.

Thomas Carlyle

It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.

Arnold Glasgow

What Democrats call 'nuanced,' most people refer to as 'stupidity.'

Evan Sayet

To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.

Amos Bronson Alcott

Do not ever say that the desire to "do good" by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.

Ayn Rand

To be clever enough to get all the money, one must be stupid enough to want it.

G. K. Chesterton

Man is the inventor of stupidity.

Remy De Gourmont

If ignorance is bliss, why aren't more people jumping up and down for joy.


War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.

Alexander Berkman

Dullness is the coming of age of seriousness.

Oscar Wilde

Half the world is composed of idiots, the other half of people clever enough to take indecent advantage of them.

Walter Kerr

Unintelligent people always look for a scapegoat.

Ernest Bevin

Against stupidity, the Gods themselves contend in vain.

Friedrich von Schiller

Every time I try to define a perfectly stable person, I am appalled by the dullness of that person.

J. D. Griffin

With stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain.

Friedrich Schiller

But courage which goes against military expediency is stupidity, or, if it is insisted upon by a commander, irresponsibility.

Erwin Rommel

You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant.

Harlan Ellison

If pessimism is despair, optimism is cowardice and stupidity. Is there any need to choose between them?

Francis Parker Yockey

In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that he did not also limit his stupidity.

Konrad Adenauer

To be stupid, and selfish, and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness; though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.

Gustave Flaubert

In politics stupidity is not a handicap.

Napoleon Bonaparte

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

Only Socrates knew, after a lifetime of unceasing labor, that he was ignorant. Now every high-school student knows that. How did it become so easy?

Allan Bloom

Stupidity gets up early; that is why events are accustomed to happening in the morning.

Karl Kraus

Ignorance is a voluntary misfortune.

Nicholas Ling

The two most common elements in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity.

Harlan Ellison

We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves.

Paul Gauguin

Stupidity, outrage, vanity, cruelty, iniquity, bad faith, falsehood - we fail to see the whole array when it is facing in the same direction as we.

Jean Rostand

Stupidity is a talent for misconception.

Edgar Allan Poe

Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.

Sydney Smith

What can he mean by coming among us? He is not only dull himself, but the cause of dullness in others.

Samuel Foote

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

Oscar Wilde

Stupidity is a force unto itself.


Ignorance is like the itch -- the less you have of it the better off you are.

Harry Mendelson

The voice of intelligence ... is drowned out by the roar of fear. It is ignored by the voice of desire. It is contradicted by the voice of shame. It is biased by hate and extinguished by anger. Most of all it is silenced by ignorance.

Karl Menninger

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