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Listening Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Listening

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Trees are the earth's endless effort
to speak to the listening heaven.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Related topics: Inspirational Spiritual Nature

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

Spend time every day listening to what your muse is trying to tell you.
- Saint Bartholomew

Dance like no one is watching,
love like you'll never be hurt.
Sing like no one is listening.
Live life like it's heaven on earth.
- Anonymous (various attributions and alternate phrasings)

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Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Conversations with God are very different
from the usual nature of prayer.
Prayers are commonly only in one direction -
the one praying speaks and hopes God is listening.
Prayers also tend to focus on asking
for specific things or outcomes one wants,
rather than seeking to better understand the mind of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch,
a smile, a kind word, a listening ear,
an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring,
all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
- Leo Buscaglia


 

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening
when you'd have preferred to talk.
- Doug Larson

Weather means more when you have a garden.
There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking
how it is soaking in around your green beans.
- Marcelene Cox

If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient.
It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

I was growing up listening to Queen.
Freddie Mercury threw those incredible melodies into his songs.
- Gary Cherone

When one has the feeling of dislike for evil,
when one feels tranquil,
one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings;
when one has these feelings and appreciates them,
one is free of fear.
- The Buddha

Hubert Humphrey talks so fast that listening to him
is like trying to read Playboy magazine with your wife turning the pages.
- Barry Goldwater

Of all human activities, man's listening to God is
the supreme act of his reasoning and will.
- Pope Paul VI

It was definitely a part of our life.
I mean, my mom had both her brothers and her fiancee
in Vietnam at the same time,
so it wasn't just my dad's story, it was my mom's story too.
And we definitely grew up listening to the stories.
- Vanessa Kerry

Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads
to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person.
In other words, to learn from the child,
we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.
- Alice Miller

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass
under trees on a summer's day,
listening to the murmur of the water,
or watching the clouds float across the sky,
is by no means a waste of time.
- John Lubbock

I believe that if you're healthy, you're capable of doing everything.
There's no one else who can give you health but God,
and by being healthy I believe that God is listening to me.
- Pedro Martinez

When you talk to yourself, at least you know that someone is listening.
- Craig Bruce

Listening is more important than talking.
Just hit your mark and believe what you say.
Just listen to people and react to what they are saying.
- Jimmy Fallon

Listening to a news broadcast is like smoking a cigarette
and crushing the butt in the ashtray.
- Milan Kundera

The writer is always tricking the reader into listening to their dream.
- Joan Didion

Actually, I've had very little classical training,
although I love listening to classical music very much.
- Benny Green

I never watch TV.
I'm a Radio Four addict.
I love listening to music too.
- Louise Jameson

Once again I stopped listening to the news this week.
- Donella Meadows

Listening is more important than anything else because that's what music is.
Somebody is playing something and you're receiving it.
It is sending and receiving.
- Carla Bley

I remember lying on the floor of the living room with
headphones on when I was four or five years old,
listening to the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack.
- Kevin Richardson

Teens think listening to music helps them concentrate.
It doesn't.
It relieves them of the boredom that concentration on homework induces.
- Marilyn vos Savant

I was up until all hours of the night,
listening to stories, meeting great old comedians.
- Joely Fisher

Lives are changed by a moment's listening to conscience,
by a single and quiet inclination of the mind.
- George A. Smith

I grew up listening to a lot of soul music,
and a lot of folk music.
- Katey Sagal

Lately I've been listening to some classical music again,
some jazz.
- Alan Vega

Those who still think listening isn't an art should
see if they can do it half as well.
- Michael Ende

I have been training since 8th grade,
but it has to do with listening, more than practice.
- Jill Scott

When I began listening to saxophones,
I was first attracted to Coleman Hawkins.
- Gerry Mulligan

Then the early punk rock period with Television and the Ramones.
That's what I loved- that's what I was listening to
immediately prior to when I started to play.
- Arto Lindsay

I like listening to good music - and I can't stop playing my album.
- Robbie Williams

I make progress by having people around me who are
smarter than I am and listening to them.
And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.
- Henry J. Kaiser

Yeah I called her up. She gave me a bunch of ...
about me not listening to her, or something.
I don't know, I wasn't really paying attention.
- the movie Dumb & Dumber (1994)

Lately, I've been listening to some jazz albums.
I love the new Pat Metheny album.
John Coltrane.
I still like good metal, though!
- Geezer Butler

I listen to classical music very much.
There's a lot of jazz that I don't enjoy listening to.
- Lee Konitz

Writers have to have a knack for listening.
I need to be able to hear what is being said to me by the voices I create.
- Jeanette Winterson

I certainly don't sit around in the morning making
pancakes listening to Whitehouse or anything.
- Thurston Moore

But a lot of the old fans are listening to a lot of the younger music.
So I gotta keep moving forward, and they'll move forward too.
- Kenneth Edmonds

I was listening to all those lyrics and trying to take
in everything that was happening.
I was completely excited.
It was one of the greatest times that I had listening to music.
- Jay McShann

Watching television in those days was not the same
experience as it is today.
After years of listening to radio, we found the black-and-white images mesmerizing.
- Annette Funicello

Right now I'm listening to a lot of different things
but I listen to a lot of classical music.
Eventually I would like to compose and perform classical.
- Ben Harper

It's only through listening that you learn,
and I never want to stop learning.
- Drew Barrymore

An actor's a guy who, if you ain't talking about him,
ain't listening.
- Marlon Brando

We must stop talking about the American dream and start
listening to the dreams of Americans.
- Max Beerbohm

I have the thermometer in my mouth and I am listening to it all the time.
- William Whitelaw

I listen to both oldies and contemporary stations.
I enjoy listening to current stuff because there's
an energy to it that's inspiring.
- Carole King

If you think you might have secret information listening to me,
you're lost.
- Morton Feldman

I really do love Diana Ross; I grew up listening to her records.
I grew up in a little town in Mexico,
so while we got the music, we never got the experience of watching her.
- Salma Hayek

You can learn so much just by doing,
not by listening to anybody.
- Juliana Hatfield

Fancy your having no sunshine in London yesterday!
Here it was glorious, like full summer,
and I sat up with the window wide open,
listening to the discourse of two amorous thrushes.
- Marie Corelli

Listening is the only way to entertain some folks.
- Kin Hubbard

I've got to start listening to those quiet,
nagging doubts.
- Bill Watterson

I've been listening to a lot of Hollies stuff lately,
and it's beginning to sound pretty good to me.
- Graham Nash

I wrote several articles criticizing psychoanalysis,
but the analysts weren't listening to my objections.
So I finally quit after practicing it for six years.
- Albert Ellis

When you stop learning, stop listening,
stop looking and asking questions, always new questions,
then it is time to die.
- Lillian Smith

Some people come to our shows and think they're gonna
spend the night just listening to love songs,
and they're pretty much surprised cause we do a lot of rock and roll.
- Bobby Hatfield

My romantically favorite era is 78, 79 listening to
Grandmaster Flash and the Furious 4,
the live tapes, echo chamber and break beats.
- Kool Moe Dee

I'm not exactly sure how many kids I have,
but yes, I do miss them officially, for the record.
In case any of them are listening, I love you.
- Tre Cool

I saw old Autumn in the misty morn stand shadowless like silence,
listening to silence.
- Thomas Hood

When I finish an album and I find myself listening to it in the car,
because it makes me feel a certain way,
that's the time to try to let other people know about it.
- Herb Alpert

You can't fake listening.
It shows.
- Raquel Welch

From a very early period of my life I have derived
the highest enjoyment from listening to music,
especially to melody, which is to me the most pleasing form of composition.
- James Nasmyth

I grew up listening to old soul.
- Erykah Badu

Diverting the internal traffic between the Writer as
Angel of Light and the Writer as Hustler is that scribbling
child in a grown-up body wondering if anybody is listening.
- Herbert Gold

On TV people look at your hair and then they look at your skin,
and then they look at your clothes, and by the time
they're listening to what you're saying,
you're off the screen.
- Doug Coupland


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