„[…] where ignorance is bliss,
'Tis folly to be wise.“

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anglický básník a historik 1716 - 1771

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„Custom ’tis alone That countless follies covers and defends.“

—  Pietro Nelli Italian painter 1672 - 1740

Satire, I., V. — ""A Sansedonio.""
Translation reported in Harbottle's Dictionary of quotations French and Italian (1904), p. 435.
Originál: (rm) Usanza sola è quella Che infinite pazzie copre e difende.

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„It is a great folly to wish to be wise alone.“

—  François de La Rochefoucauld, kniha Reflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims

C'est une grande folie de vouloir être sage tout seul.
Maxim 231.
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„If ignorance is bliss, then I'm in heaven now.“

—  Josh Homme American musician 1973

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„If knowledge is power, ignorance cannot be bliss.“

—  James W. Loewen, kniha Lies My Teacher Told Me

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„Who lives without folly is not as wise as he thinks.“

—  François de La Rochefoucauld, kniha Reflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims

Qui vit sans folie n'est pas si sage qu'il croit.
Maxim 209.
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„Be wise to-day; 'tis madness to defer.“

—  William Wordsworth English Romantic poet 1770 - 1850

Actually Night I, line 390 of Edward Young's Night Thoughts.
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„Be wise today; 'tis madness to defer.“

—  Edward Young, Night-Thoughts

Zdroj: Night-Thoughts (1742–1745), Night I, Line 390.

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„If ignorance is bliss, then knock the smile off my face.“

—  Zack de la Rocha American musician, poet rapper and activist best known as the vocalist and lyricist of rap metal band Rage Against the … 1970

"Settle for nothing".
Song lyrics, Rage Against the Machine (1992)

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