Don’t Know

“When you don’t know that you don’t know, it’s a lot different than when you do know that you don’t know.”

~ Bill Parcells
Blind Monks Examining an Elephant by Itcho Hanabusa, 1888

More on Don’t Know:

“I think you can never ever lie, ever. If you don’t know, say, ‘I don’t know’.”
~ Gore Verbinski

“The central dilemma in journalism is that you don’t know what you don’t know.”
~ Bob Woodward

“I think of myself as a positive agnostic. I don’t know, therefore I’m open. I don’t know, therefore I’m interested.”
~ Grace Slick

“Human beings understand too much.”
Seung Sahn

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Don’t know mind
“Don’t know mind” is our enlightened mind before ideas, opinions or concepts arise to create suffering. Practicing with don’t know mind has long been a central tenet of Korean Zen.

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