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Just a Thought

I wondered, just as I had wondered a thousand times during staff meetings at the Times, how long members of the press – not to mention politicians and the public – would be content to equate deliberate ignorance of evil … Continue reading

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Ignorance was the enemy. Lies and superstition, misinformation, disinformation. Sometimes, no information at all. Ignorance killed billions of people. —Max Brooks/World War Z

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“Why crossroads?” I say. He sounds a little surprised at my ignorance. “Crossroads are where the paths of life meet, where life changes. In their case, it changes to death. That is where my uncle meets them once the forty … Continue reading

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Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. —Will Durant

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All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure. —Mark Twain

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