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I'm trying to make a sentence and convey the meaning that ignorance is bliss but I learned that there were this many things I didn't know and then learned about the things I didn't know about but I'm just looking for how to say that I learned all the things that I didn't know in a concise way.
what is it called when you learn that there is so many things you didn't know?
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Aug 13, 2020 at 3:33
Hindsight is 20/20 is a phrase that means one has (after a situation) learned things which, had they been known at the time, would have led to different choices.
Aug 17, 2020 at 16:54
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The effect at play here is
Dunning–Kruger. I often say "hitting the second peak of the Dunning-Kruger curve" but I don't think it's in popular usage.
Another way to describe it concisely would be the popular Aristotle quote,"The more you know, the more you realize you don't know."
Nov 21, 2022 at 5:31
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