4 results for 'ignorance'
...is being used against you? I know, sounds dramatic and covert, but when you stop to think about it (as I have), it may not seem so far fetched at all.
There is an old saying that goes “what you don't know can’t hurt you.” There is some truth to it as there are many examples of ignorance being bliss, but I can also think of many more examples where ignorance is destructive and prohibitive to the advancement of oneself. What you don’t know can indeed harm you and hinder your progress.
The problem is compounded when ignorance has become an established institution and... (more)
Running away from the beeping of your mind
You foster the pain in your heart
Letting it nourish the raw wound of betrayal ***
This world needs a giant sweep
Clearing away all the dust
Of hate and ignorance
Washing clean this intolerance***
Lifting a hand to hurt a fellow being
Inscrutable disregarded darkness
Oblivion to values of the soul
Creating incomprehensible anguish ***
Through time ... (more)
As in the past, so now again,
There are too few on whom you can depend.
Your battle must largely be waged alone
Unite to achieve a better and not a bitter end.
For when you enter teaching,
You do go into a war.
The enemies are bigotry, indifference, ignorance, and hate.
These vipers last forever more.
You have never had a fair chance,
And still you have done so well.
Now people mutter platitudes and stand back
Well, they can go straight to Hell!
In this perhaps final battle
In this godforsaken... (more)
... up out of whole cloth." http://www.huffingtonpost.com/stephen-ducat/gop-2012-candidates_b_890004.html
Unfortunately for all Americans and the Republic, the twenty-first century Republican Party [not necessarily citizens registered or voting Republican] offers us a toxic brew of illogic, ignorance, irresponsibility, immorality, and ideology. They in a sense, take I to the fifth power. As in any exponential process, the power of all these factors combined is far greater than any of them individually.
Let us take these five I's one at a time. After campaigning successfully on the ... (more)
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