Therefore, Man find himself constrained in his ability to grow in wisdom and understanding. However, there is an answer against ignorance; it is an answer that liberates man from the clutches of ignorance by constraining with wisdom and humility while revealing unto him that the sky is just the beginning. This answer is known as knowledge, it is the self-realization that “learning should never cease” because ignorance only exist in the heart of the unlearned man.
One of the great reflections of ignorance governing the mind of an unlearned is the holocaust. A mass destruction that was aimed the Jewish people based on the fact that Hitler believed that “the personification of the devil as the symbol of all evil assumes the living shape of the Jew” (Hitler 225). The whole world was in embarrassed by the fact that such horrendous acts could be committed by one who considered himself to be a human being, yet the world failed to realize that holocaust happened due to the fact that men allowed themselves to be co...
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...him. These two paths lead in the creation of two different men. The path of the unlearned man is overwhelmed by the ignorance; he can never desire to learn because he holds ignorance to be bliss. Whenever a man refuses to fight against his ignorance, his product is stupidity and wickedness because ignorance can never produce virtues. Nevertheless, there is the path of the gentleman that creates men who are unshaken by the desires that are governed by ignorance, they are men of virtues who reside in the fact that ignorance will always present itself as an illusion of true knowledge. So a gentleman must constant question everything to see where it source is from.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Self-Reliance." Self-Reliance. Jone Johnson Lewis, 30 Mar. 2014. Web. 01 Apr. 2014.
Hitler, Adolf, and Ralph Manheim. Mein Kampf. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1943. Print.
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