A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in mind, don’t ignore your son’s tender years.
If I felt, in the event of a royal wedding, inspired to write about people coming together in marriage or civil partnership, I would just be grateful to have an idea for the poem. And if I didn’t, I’d ignore it.
Most people ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people.
If we ignore our death, we end up just going around completely oblivious to why we do the things we do!
If you have an ongoing relationship with a person, think of everything positive about that person that you possibly can and enter your interaction from that space. Ignore all the crap that used to drive you up the wall before. You will be amazed at what a change this attitude shift brings about.
People into hard sciences, neurophysiology, often ignore a core philosophical question: ‘What is the relationship between our unique, inner experience of conscious awareness and material substance?’ The answer is: We don’t know, and some people are so terrified to say, ‘I don’t know.’
We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.