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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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, physicist

He who stands for nothing will fall for anything.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

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

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.

Proverbs,

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

George Carlin, comedian

You can't find stupidity in the forest.

Bulgarian proverbs,

The greatest of all sins is stupidity.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Benjamin Franklin, politician

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, author

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, statesman

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

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

Heinrich Heine, poet

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

Publilius Syrus, writer

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

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

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

Proverbs,

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

Benjamin Franklin, politician

Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.

Yiddish Proverbs,

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

Elbert Hubbard, writer

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

Source Unknown,

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

Clarence Darrow, lawyer

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

Aldous Huxley, novelist

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

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

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

Antonio Banderas, actor

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

Benjamin Disraeli, statesman

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

Eric Hoffer, writer

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

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

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

John Tillotson, theologian

Stupidity is the friend of evil.

Source Unknown,

Ignorance is not bliss -- ignorance is ignorance.

Source Unknown,

Ignorance is not innocence, but sin.

Robert Browning, poet

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

Clarence Darrow, lawyer

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

Benjamin Franklin, politician

Stupidity is without anxiety.

Johann von Goethe, writer

There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.

Johann von Goethe, writer

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, philosopher

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

Stephen Vizinczey,

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

Vladimir Nabokov, novelist

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

Arabic Proverbs,

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

Kahlil Gibran, artist

Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Everybody is ignorant -- only on different subjects.

Will Rogers, actor

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

Will Rogers, actor

Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.

Thucydides, historian

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

Jerome K. Jerome, author

The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism.

William Osler, scientist

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

Mark Twain, author

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

Source Unknown,

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.

Robert A. Heinlein, writer

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

Anonymous,

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

Proverbs,

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

Maya Angelou, poet

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

Confucius, philosopher

Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.

Euripides, poet

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

Anatole France, novelist

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, politician

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

Horace Mann, educator

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

C. H. (Charles Haddon) Spurgeon,

Our greatest stupidities may be very wise.

Ludwig Wittgenstein, philosopher

Stupidity has a knack of getting its way.

Albert Camus, philosopher

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

Proverbs,

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

Amos Bronson Alcott, educator

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

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

G. K. Chesterton, writer

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

Benjamin Franklin, politician

It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.

Arnold Glasgow,

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, president

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

Evan Sayet, comedian

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

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

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, writer

Unintelligent people always look for a scapegoat.

Ernest Bevin, public servant

Man is the inventor of stupidity.

Remy De Gourmont, novelist

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

J. D. Griffin,

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

Aldous Huxley, novelist

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

Walter Kerr, critic

Against stupidity, the Gods themselves contend in vain.

Friedrich von Schiller, poet

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

Source Unknown,

Dullness is the coming of age of seriousness.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Erwin Rommel, soldier

With stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain.

Friedrich Schiller, dramatist

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

Harlan Ellison, writer

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

Francis Parker Yockey, writer

Stupidity is a force unto itself.

Proverbs,

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, statesman

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, philosopher

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok, lawyer

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

Harlan Ellison, writer

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, novelist

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

Samuel Foote, dramatist

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

Paul Gauguin, artist

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

Karl Kraus, writer

Ignorance is a voluntary misfortune.

Nicholas Ling,

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, clergyman

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

In politics stupidity is not a handicap.

Napoleon Bonaparte, leader

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, scientist

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

Alexander Berkman, writer

There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.

Lord (John Emerich Edward Dalberg) Acton,

The sage awakes to light in the night of all creatures. That which the world calls day is the night of ignorance to the wise.

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

It costs to be stupid. The stupider you are, the more it costs.

Sherrill Brown,

The Cardinal is at his wit's end -- it is true that he had not far to go.

Lord (George Gordon) Byron, poet

Prudent dullness marked him for a mayor.

Charles Churchill, poet

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,

The question now is: Can we understand our stupidity? This is a test of intellect, not of character.

John King Fairbank,

There are many who talk on from ignorance rather than from knowledge, and who find the former an inexhaustible fund of conversation.

William Hazlitt, critic

There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and an idiot has some advantages over a wise man.

William Hazlitt, critic

Naivete in grownups is often charming; but when coupled with vanity it is indistinguishable from stupidity.

Eric Hoffer, writer

What a comfort a dull but kindly person is, to be sure, at times! A ground-glass shade over a gas-lamp does not bring more solace to our dazzled eyes than such a one to our minds.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

The opposite of love is not hate, the opposite of love is ignorance.

Brian Hwang,

Sir, he was dull in company, dull in his closet, dull everywhere. He was dull in a new way, and that made many people think him great.

Samuel Johnson, author

Just as the performance of the vilest and most wicked deeds requires spirit and talent, so even the greatest demand a certain insensitivity which under other circumstances we would call stupidity.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

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,

Ignorance is no excuse, it's the real thing.

Irene Peter, writer

O, but man, proud man! Drest in a little brief authority; Most ingorant of what he's most assur'd, His glassy essence,-like an angry ape, Plays such fantastic tricks before high heaven, As make the angels weep;

William Shakespeare, dramatist

The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.

Baruch (Benedict de) Spinoza,

It is to be noted that when any part of this paper appears dull there is a design in it.

Sir Richard Steele,

A man's ignorance sometimes is not only useful, but beautiful-while his knowledge, so called, is oftentimes worse than useless, besides being ugly.

Henry David Thoreau, author

The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.

Source Unknown,

In the battle for survival the ignorant man has a considerable advantage.

Source Unknown,

The stupidity of a stupid man is mercifully intimate and reticient, while the stupidity of an intellectual is cried from the rooftops.

Peter Ustinov, actor

It was absolutely marvelous working for Wolfgang Pauli. You could ask him anything. There was no worry that he would think a particular question was stupid, since he thought all questions were stupid.

Victor Weisskopf,

The only thing that ever consoles man for the stupid things he does is the praise he always gives himself for doing them.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Stupidity is something unshakable; nothing attacks it without breaking itself against it; it is of the nature of granite, hard and resistant.

Gustave Flaubert, novelist

The vast amount of waste and sheer stupidity in government - from the Pentagon to the Food and Drug Administration - could fill committee agendas for years.

Tom Coburn, politician

But as an entrepreneur you have to feel like you can jump out of an aeroplane because you're confident that you'll catch a bird flying by. It's an act of stupidity, and most entrepreneurs go splat because the bird doesn't come by, but a few times it does.

Reed Hastings, businessman

Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.

Frank Zappa, musician

Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.

Friedrich Schiller, dramatist

Libraries keep the records on behalf of all humanity. the unique and the absurd, the wise and the fragments of stupidity.

Vartan Gregorian, educator

I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.

Edith Sitwell, poet

To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.

Gustave Flaubert, novelist

I don't get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed up in life I would have an excuse. But right now there's no rehab for stupidity.

Chris Rock, comedian

There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life.

Frank Zappa, musician

True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

Stupidity trumps Machiavelli almost every time when you are looking for an explanation.

Robert Foster Bennett, politician

Stupidity is also a gift of God, but one mustn't misuse it.

Pope John Paul II, clergyman

No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it.

Fernando Pessoa, author

Everything depends on whether we have for opponents those French tricksters or those daring rascals, the English. I prefer the English. Frequently their daring can only be described as stupidity. In their eyes it may be pluck and daring.

Manfred von Richthofen, aviator

Stupidity fuses notoriety and celebrity.

Suzanne Fields,

Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.

Spider Robinson, writer

If stupidity got us in this mess, how come it can't get us out.

Will Rogers, actor

Beauty fades, dumb is forever.

Judy Sheindlin,

Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love truth.

Joseph Joubert, writer

You have attributed conditions to villainy that simply result from stupidity.

Robert A. Heinlein, writer

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.

Julian Barnes, writer

When a great genius appears in the world you may know him by this sign; that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. [Thoughts on Various Subjects]

Jonathan Swift, writer

Nowadays what isn't worth saying is sung. (Aujourd'hui ce qui ne vaut pas la peine d'être dit, on le chante.)

Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais,

No sooner does man discover intelligence than he tries to involve it in his own stupidity.

Jacques Yves Cousteau, explorer

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