These ignorance and stupidity quotes carry great weight in relation to today’s society. Read theses famous ignorance and stupidity quotations and sayings to know more.

Ignorance & Stupidity Quotes

Is there a difference between ignorance and stupidity? Yes, though most of us would think it means the same. Ignorance is the state in which a person is not aware of things, but this should not imply that they are not intelligent. Stupidity, on the other hand, is the lack of intellect, generally people with lower IQ levels, which makes it hard for them to grasp facts and logic. Therefore, it’s much easier to overcome ignorance than stupidity. Read through these interesting ignorance and stupidity quotations and sayings to understand the importance and difference between the two.

People here are funny. They work so hard at living they forget how to live. : Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

- Robert Riskin

If you don't understand how a woman could both love her sister dearly and want to wring her neck at the same time, then you were probably an only child.

- Linda Sunshine

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

Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.

- Ayn Rand

Did perpetual happiness in the Garden of Eden maybe get so boring that eating the apple was justified?

- Survivor , Chuck Palahniuk

Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.

- Bruce Lee

A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.

- Bruce Lee

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

I could never have imagined that firing 67 people on national television would actually make me more popular, especially with the younger generation.

- Donald Trump

I watched Titanic when I got back home from the hospital, and cried. I knew that my IQ had been damaged.

- Stephen King

Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.

- Lord Byron

An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.

- Ninety-Three , Victor Hugo

If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.

- Frederick Buechner

All violent feelings have the same effect. They produce in us a falseness in all our impressions of external things, which I would generally characterize as the pathetic fallacy.

- John Ruskin

An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome.

- The Stones of Venice , John Ruskin

Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.

- Karl Marx

Medicine heals doubts as well as diseases.

- Karl Marx

Women have very little idea of how much men hate them.

- Germaine Greer

We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.

- Marilyn Manson

Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.

- Maya Angelou

People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.

- Indira Gandhi

I think people in general have neglected to learn about history.

- Maynard James Keenan

I hate victims who respect their executioners.

- Jean Paul Sartre

A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.

- William Blake

Any man today who returns from work, sinks into a chair, and calls for his pipe is a man with an appetite for danger.

- Bill Cosby

Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.

- Theodore Roosevelt

The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he's in love with her.

- Dame Agatha Christie

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.

- Thomas Paine

Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.

- Dame Agatha Christie

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.

- Dame Agatha Christie

Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.

- Milan Kundera

Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem - in my opinion - to characterize our age.

- Albert Einstein

Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.

- Unpopular Essays , Bertrand Russell

You know, people can't fall in love with me just because I'm good at what I do.

- Robert Plant

We are like boxers, one never knows how much longer one has.

- Clint Eastwood

I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy.

- Richard P. Feynman

Science is the belief in the ignorance of the experts.

- Richard P. Feynman

I don't care what people think. people are stupid.

- Charles Barkley

I think I can safely say that nobody understands Quantum Mechanics.

- Richard P. Feynman

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