Meaningful Quotes about Listening
We have two ears and one mouth so that we can
listen twice as much as we speak. - Epictetus
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it
takes to sit down and listen. - Winston Churchill
I'm always relieved when someone is delivering a eulogy and I realize
I'm listening to it.
In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the
rustle of a wing.
Robert Green Ingersoll
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully.
Most people never listen.
Children have never been good at listening to their elders, but they
have never failed to imitate them. - James Baldwin
Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it
means listening from time to time.
George W. Bush
There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart -
never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know
it to be true; never to tell even that unless you feel that it is
absolutely necessary, and that God is listening.
Henry Van Dyke
No one knows who is listening, say nothing you would not wish put in the
I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us.
There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one
God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening to what we have
Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of
his reasoning and will.
Pope Paul VI