a little knowledge is a dangerous thing

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The proverb 'A little knowledge is a dangerous thing' expresses the idea that a small amount of knowledge can mislead people into thinking that they are more expert than they really are, which can lead to mistakes being made.
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un poco de conocimiento es algo peligroso

Un peu de connaissance est une chose dangereuse

lite kunskap är en farlig sak

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