1041 – “There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'”
Quote Number: 86
Source: Asimov, Isaac. “A Cult of Ignorance.” In Newsweek. The Washington Post Company: Washington DC. January 21, 1980. pg 19. Online Here.