Thank goodness for our personal ignorance keep things clean, people respect it...let it get dirty, they'll make it worse Education is progressive discovery of our own ignorance. – Will Durant Thank goodness for our personal ignorance. Otherwise, we might go through life feeling like we’re never making progress. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.