It was difficult, but he did it. You can be blind and happy, but you can have eyes and be happy as well. Given that there will always be the range, a persons relative judgement of their worst memory will be the literal worst they've ever felt in their life. While you are young, the pressure of having to do something may not be as significant like it is when you are older. My family was poor, we had little food, I was constantly having to do chores that all my friends never did. Non-essential or accidental ignorance is that which has not of itself any necessary connexion with the business in question, and which is not the true consideration for entering into the contract; as, if a man should marry a woman whom he believed to be rich, and she proved to be poor, this fact would not be essential, and the marriage would therefore be good.
Not all people agree with this view. For example, if A should sell his horse to B, and at the time of the sale the horse was dead, unknown to the parties, the fact of the death would render the sale void. All boring subjects and annoying but is it really helpful for us to avoid that? There's a lot of growing left to do for you. And I will admit I become passionate about things that I believe in. Considered as a motive of our actions, ignorance differs but little from error. Yes, if he was unaware of the suffering and sadness caused by polio he would have been happier.
The poem reveals Gray's double perspective that not only is ignorance bliss but knowledge is misery. Knowledge will ultimately lead to betterment of the humankind. But he was happy and content. If they were not curious to eat those red apples, it would not have led to such consequences. Involuntary ignorance is that which does not proceed from choice, and which cannot be overcome by the use of any means of knowledge known to him and within his power; as, the ignorance of a law which has not yet been promulgated.
Ignorance is bliss, I tell you. By essential ignorance is understood that which has for its object some essential circumstance so intimately connected with the: matter in question, and which so influences the parties that it induces them to act in the business. Too much responsibility is a bad thing too. If it knew that there is something other than water, it would want to go there. Only when there's too much. But how can one succeed, when he's locked in ignorances keep? Simply by acknowledging, being aware of this helps in expanding consciousness and awareness in a positive way which helps in understanding, empathy, knowledge which may give a heightened respect and love knowing we all struggle in this world no matter who you are.
A lot of my friends are not worried about these simple things they are also not as smart but they enjoy life much more than me because I am so worried that happiness is put to the side. Being blissful is a choice, and the choice is to be ignorant of negativity. I think you're happier these days because you've become more ignorant. Even completely ignoring all other valid statements made in this thread. How is that not ignorant to ones own capabilities, or the capabilities of others? We see in them a longing to go back toward the safety of the past and a longing to go forward to the new challenges of the future. And is adulthood really all that miserable? When used responsibly it only generates responsibility, which no human really wants, not a single one.
What you don't know won't hurt you. No more; where ignorance is bliss, 'Tis folly to be wise. Because they are not exposed to our mighty world. And if you do or don't, then what? You say that there's not just bitterness or growth? It's just nice to reminisce about childhood from time to time. If any man, then, imagined he could marry such a woman, he would be ignorant of the law; and, if he married her, he would commit an error as to a matter of law. This statement is already showing that you aren't willing to do so and avoiding the responsibility.
Would that be a good thing? Ignorance and error, are of several kinds. Of course, that bliss will be short-lived when he discovers the truth. However, I don't think many of us would choose to be in his state of permanent childhood. What hurts is when it happens to you and you didn't know to expect it. In the famous mythical tale of Adam and Eve, Eve the first woman ate the apple from the tree of knowledge when God had specifically asked Adam not to. The customer who knows very little about cameras might buy one on sale and be perfectly perhaps ignorantly blissful about it. Every one of us has skewed perceptions.
Otherwise, we are in big, big trouble. In my situation I do believe that ignorance is bliss. People who are angry are the ones that judge, or blame, because there's a need to let off a little steam. By acknowledging this fact perceptionally you stand a better chance of feeling bliss in a more aware and heightened sense and in the positive connotation bliss is intended. It would be an error resulting from ignorance of a fact, if a man believed a certain woman to be unmarried and free, when in fact, she was a married woman; and were he to marry her under that belief, he would not be criminally responsible.
I've heard people who have had cancer and beat it and said that they became much happier through it all. I'm a firm believer that ignorance is indeed bliss. The alternative is not worth living, in my opinion. And perhaps, maybe, one day you'll stop blaming the world because your mother didn't hug you enough. She does this so that the child can have a happy childhood, like children should. Is really all that blissful? The act of believing in god itself is not ignorant. Meanwhile, they all cringe at the thought of her next meal.
Therefore, if they did not have knowledge, they would be much happier and satisfied in their own paradise. The core of an atom is to be compared with an fly in a cathederal. Like so much in life, it is good to have a balance. They might not know that a robbery took place in their neighborhood last night and, therefore, be a little bit more carefree. Ignorance of the law excuses no one.