Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 16 to 18 of 18

Thread: Arrogance

  1. #16
    HANIF Urban_Journalz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    The Inner Realms of Outer Space
    Posts
    2,094
    Rep Power
    17

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Big Smokes View Post
    do you think arrogance has any place in learning?
    Arrogance is a sign of someone having reached a certain point in their knowledge and being comfortable in that state. Willful stagnation. The refusal to learn anything further.

    So no. Arrogance to me is the antithesis of learning.
    "Die before you die."-Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh)

  2. #17

    Default

    It's been proven that the more you think you know, the less you actually know.
    So arrogance and ignorance go hand in hand.

  3. #18
    The Smell of The Future LORD NOSE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2003
    Location
    Double Barreled Snot Gun
    Age
    4
    Posts
    15,093
    Rep Power
    75

    Default

    info can build up in your head like food builds up in your gut -

    when you take up info for the wrong reasons, and then spit it back out, it stinks and you're usually the only one who cannot smell it.

    a knowledgeable person usually wants to show off his knowledge - he becomes wise when he asks questions about what he thinks he knows - he can ask himself, he can ask others, but if he's arrogant and wants to show off what he thinks he knows, he will not ask questions - and he'll throw stones at the ones who question his performance of knowledge -

    now if the ones he is performing for is just as arrogant and also wants to show off what they think they know, you'll get a closed thread/bruised head -

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •