Listening Quotes and Sayings
Being quiet is fine, most people don’t listen anyways.
It takes patience to listen.. It takes skill to pretend you’re listening.
Most people can hear…few people can listen…
A wise man listens no matter how stupidly someone is talking.
Wisdom listens before speaking, thinks before acting, observes before indulging and asks when in doubt.
Always listen to people when they’re mad, that’s when the truth comes out.
Don’t think or judge, just listen.
- Sarah Dessen
There’s a lot of difference between listening and hearing.
- G.K. Chesterton
Listening and hearing aren’t the same thing.
You don’t know how to love if you don’t know how to listen.
Before you talk – listen.
Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
Knowledge speaks, Wisdom listens.
Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. They listen with the intent to reply.
Since God gave you two ears and one mouth…If you listen twice as much as you talk, you will understand & learn a lot about what the person you are talking with is really thinking.
There’s more to life when we listen to our heart…
Knowledge talks, wisdom listens.
- Jimi Hendrix
When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
- Ernest Hemingway
To talk to someone who does not listen is enough to tense the devil.
- Pearl Bailey
Even our enemies can speak in wisdom; maybe it’s time we listen.
Fools are those who don’t listen to the wise. Wise are those who don’t listen to the fools.
Listen if you want to learn. Talk if you don’t.
He who talks the most will get no one to listen.
You would never fail if you listen to your heart, not to others. It is the secret of all the wise men who have won the world.
Show your intelligence by listening as twice as you can talk, simply because we have two ears and one tongue.