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Is too much knowledge a bad thing ?

Asked by chitrasahgal, 11 Jun '08 07:08 pm
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It is very good thing
Answered by PRASOON SMART, 11 Jun '08 07:11 pm

 
  
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Yes. For others. When you have too much knowledge a sense of pride comes. You see other people as less than you. You cannot do many things as you know the end result. This way you donot move forward , remain stagnant, social life is declined.
Answered by adeel ahmad, 11 Jun '08 07:10 pm

 
  
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Too much knowledge can be bad for some types of memory, study finds
COLUMBUS , Ohio Sometimes knowledge can be a bad thing, especially when it comes to exact remembering of certain things.

A new study found adults did better remembering pictures of imaginary animals than they did remembering pictures of real cats.

"The adults remembered these artificial insect-like creatures they had just seen for the first time much better than they did the cats that were very familiar to them," said Vladimir Sloutsky, co-author of the study and professor and director of the Center for Cognitive Science at Ohio State University.

The results show how some types of memory might be better when people forget what they know and instead approach a subject with a child-like sense of navet.

"Verbatim memory is often a property of being a novice," said Sloutsky, who is also associate dean of research at the university's College of Human Ecology . "As people become smarter, they start to put thing ...more
Answered by shally Sehgal, 11 Jun '08 07:13 pm

 
  
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May Be.... There is famous sanskrit shlock... "Ati Sarvatr Vajrati.." All avoid Excessive everywhere.. so may be .. too much knowledge... be bad ,,,,,
Answered by Sam Khan, 11 Jun '08 07:12 pm

 
  
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Known is drop unknown is an ocean
Answered by unni, 11 Jun '08 07:10 pm

 
  
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The only good is knowledge and only bad is ignorance....
Answered by guru kiran, 11 Jun '08 07:09 pm

 
  
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Yes true
Answered by pooja batra, 11 Jun '08 07:08 pm

 
  
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Good thing
Answered by rajeev singh, 11 Jun '08 07:08 pm

 
  
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Anything beyond the limitations can't be considered good... and the same applies to knowledge also... just get into the consequenses of knowledge rich americans over Hiroshima... and definately u wud prefer to be a little ignorant.
Answered by Me, 12 Jun '08 12:59 am

 
  
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Good thing
Answered by Sunil Kumar, 02 May '09 07:01 pm

 
  
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