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Daniel J. Boorstin

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge

Quote Of The Day: 11/15/2014

As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo of our ancestors, the virgin America, has been abandoned. We have fallen in love with our own image, with images of our making, which turn out to be images of ourselves.

- Daniel J. Boorstin


Daniel J. Boorstin Quote

“The greatest obstacle to discovery
is not ignorance
- it is the illusion of knowledge.”
Daniel J. Boorstin

Wisdom Quotes

Who'da Thunk It?!?...

“Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know.” – Daniel J. Boorstin


Quote of the day, May 29

Daniel J. Boorstin, from The Image

“The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness.”