Listening Quotes - Page 4

Lenin could listen so intently that he exhausted the speaker.
– Isaiah Berlin

Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble.
— Frank Tyger

From listening comes wisdom, and from speaking repentance.
– Italian Proverb

Bore, n.: A person who talks when you wish him to listen.
— Ambrose Bierce

Women like silent men. They think they’re listening.
– Marcel Achard

If speaking is silver, then listening is gold.
— Turkish Proverb

No man ever listened himself out of a job.
— Calvin Coolidge

Listen or thy tongue will keep thee deaf.
– Native American

Silence is a source of great strength.
— Lao Tzu

Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps.
— Argentine Proverb

The first duty of love is to listen.
– Paul Tillich

Much silence makes a powerful noise.
– African proverb

Listen. Don’t explain or justify.
– William G. Dyer

Big egos have little ears.
— Robert Schuller

Tale Interlude Before the Monk of Casal Maggiore In listening mood she seemed to stand, The guardian Naiad of the strand.
– Sir Walter Scott