So isn't it just possible that it could end ignorance, disease, poverty, hunger, and war?
He admitted ignorance, scientifically speaking, but was now committed to finding answers.
At the same time their ignorance was profound.
It would not be the first time, or the last, that ignorance in the world exacted a high price.
Ignorance seems to be at the bottom of all these contradictions.
And that is why, if we are to use the Internet and technology to end ignorance, we still need people like Jim Haynes.
In this book, I maintain the future will be without ignorance, disease, hunger, poverty, and war, and I support those assertions with history, data, and reason.
When I go to far-flung places, I often know little of local customs and, through ignorance, I have committed more than one faux pas.
By "the end of ignorance," I mean a world where everyone everywhere will be able to go through life making wise decisions based on near-perfect information.
To make my case that machines will bring about the end of ignorance, I begin with a company I admire: Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer.
The quest to end ignorance and the quest to end disease have two important similarities.
More information leads to more peace, unless you want to argue that ignorance is more peaceful.
Paul's want of political wisdom, and his ignorance of human nature aroused antagonisms fatal.
A brander, induced to remove a slave's identification mark, could swear to his ignorance and was free.
He held that in Spain the Catholic faith was not understood by the people, and that their ignorance was the pressing danger.
The habits of the military class are the absence of freedom, that is, discipline, idleness, ignorance, cruelty, debauchery, and drunkenness.
It was no doubt because of this ignorance that I rushed in where more experienced angels fear to tread.
How can he remember well his ignorance--which his growth requires--who has so often to use his knowledge?
And as with ignorance, we may already have much of the data we need to find solutions.
I decided that there was no reason, except my deplorable ignorance of the great facts that underlie our physical existence.
But man has been smitten with blindness and ignorance: he knows neither the eternal law nor the things which await him after death.
In logic, ignorance is that state of mind which for want of evidence is equally unable to affirm or deny one thing or another.
I thought how strange it was that such precious seeds of truth and wisdom should have fallen among the tares of ignorance and corruption.
The presence and remarks of Willarski who continually deplored the ignorance and poverty of Russia and its backwardness compared with Europe only heightened Pierre's pleasure.
But in a world where great wisdom is available to everyone, the end of ignorance will be within our grasp.
These are, authority, custom, the opinion of the unskilled many, and the concealment of real ignorance with pretence of knowledge.
I am also a historian with a full understanding of how poverty, disease, ignorance, famine, and war have dominated life on this planet.
Therefore, in English, as in Roman law, ignorance of the law is no ground for avoiding the consequences of an act.
A world without hunger, disease, ignorance, poverty, and war is not a perfect world.