Synonyms of 'ignorance'
No more; where ignorance is bliss,
'Tis folly to be wise – Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College]If ignorance is indeed bliss, it is a very low grade of the article – Chinese Epigrams Inside Out and Proverbs]Ignorance is not bliss - it is oblivion – Generation of Vipers]Ignorance, the stem and root of all evilWhat we call evil is simply ignorance bumping its head in the darkWe live and learn, but not the wiser grow – Reason]To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge – Sybil]Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity – Strength to Love]Ignorance is not innocence but sin – The Inn Album]Ignorance itself is without a doubt a sin for those who do not wish to understand; for those who, however, cannot understand, it is the punishment of sinIgnorance is the curse of God,
Knowledge the wing wherewith we fly to heaven – Henry VI]I know nothing except the fact of my ignoranceIf you think education is expensive - try ignoranceHe who knows and knows he knows,
He is a wise man; seek him.
He who knows and knows not he knows,
He is asleep; wake him.
He who knows not and knows he knows not,
He is a child; teach him.
He who knows not and knows not he knows not,
He is a fool; shun him!
One half of the world does not know how the other half lives
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Illiteracy is the state of not knowing how to read or write.
The rise in illiteracy is one aspect of the crisis in education.
lack of education
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Thesaurus for ignorance from the Collins English Thesaurus
Ignorance of something is lack of knowledge about it.