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Re: A little knowledge

Posted by R. Berg on March 30, 2004

In Reply to: Re: Is a little knowledge a dangerous thing? posted by Barney on March 30, 2004

: : : : Is a little knowledge a dangerous thing?

: : : Yes

: : And it is dangerous that the most "deeply ignorant" (using Truman Capote's phrase) among us do not know that they are ignorant.

: Only the truly ignorant and the religious fundamentalist know that they are in possession of all the truth: the most intelligent recognize the enormity of their ignorance and the pitiful total of their knowledge.

So we do, so we do.