Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
When better business decisions are made, economists won't make them.
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change.
Common sense is genius in homespun.
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression.
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise...
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top.
One main factor in the upward trend of animal life has been the power of...
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of...
Knowledge is always accompanied with accessories of emotion and purpose
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of finitude we are surrounded...
I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That's...
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness.
I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious persons are fond of a joke,...
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
Familiar things happen, and mankind does not bother about them. It requires a very unusual...
Seek simplicity but distrust it.