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Discussion » Questions » Emotions » Does ignorance is bliss mean when you are stupid you are happy?

Does ignorance is bliss mean when you are stupid you are happy?

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  • 1721
    No not quite.. but the stupid can be happy because they don't have the awareness to realise why they should not be happy about a particular thing..
      January 6, 2017 10:26 AM MST
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  • 233
    "Ignorance is bliss" is an idiom which is not to be followed as a rule of life. It simply means if you are unaware of something, you won't worry about it. But -- you may be blissfully unaware of that two-ton safe falling off the roof and heading toward your head at 100 miles an hour. This post was edited by Louie at January 6, 2017 7:15 PM MST
      January 6, 2017 10:51 AM MST
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  • 4220
    yes, thats exactly what it means
      January 6, 2017 1:34 PM MST
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  • 942
    You can be ignorant without being stupid. Many smart people lack education or knowledge of specific information. 
      January 6, 2017 2:18 PM MST
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  • 3400
    Not stupid. Just unaware of the approaching problem.
      January 6, 2017 3:39 PM MST
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  • 390
    Ignorant doesn't mean stupid, it just means lack of awareness.
      January 6, 2017 7:17 PM MST
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  • 493
    I thought that too. Thank you!
      January 7, 2017 4:30 PM MST
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  • 3812
    not unless you don't know the difference between stupid and ignorant
      January 6, 2017 7:27 PM MST
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