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

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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