Amos Bronson Alcott Quote: “To be ignorant of one’s ignorance…”

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

Amos Bronson Alcott

Bio & Categories


Tags & Keywords

Name: Amos Bronson Alcott
Profession: Educator
Nationality: American
Birthday: November 29, 1799
On Amazon:
Amos Bronson Alcott
, ,

Quotes by Other Educators

Booker T. Washington Temple Grandin Horace Mann Timothy Leary Morrie Schwartz John W. Gardner Benjamin E. Mays John Holt

Related Quotes

Maimonides Quote: “Further, there are things... Further, there are things of which the mind understands one part, but remains ignorant of the other; and when man is able to comprehend certain things...
Harriet Tubman Quote: “I grew up like a negl... I grew up like a neglected weed - ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it.
Plutarch Quote: “To be ignorant of the lives... To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to continue in a state of childhood all our days.
Maximilien Robespierre Quote: “The secret of... The secret of freedom lies in educating people, whereas the secret of tyranny is in keeping them ignorant.