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Definition of Attentive

Attentive

  1. Heedful; intent; observant; regarding with care or attention.
  2. Heedful of the comfort of others; courteous.

Attentive Quotations

Compassion may be defined as the capacity to be attentive to the experience of others, to wish the best for others, and to sense what will truly serve others.
Joan Halifax

Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.
Thomas Merton

There are many benefits to this process of listening. The first is that good listeners are created as people feel listened to. Listening is a reciprocal process - we become more attentive to others if they have attended to us.
Margaret J. Wheatley

Humility is attentive patience.
Simone Weil

Those who are silent, self-effacing and attentive become the recipients of confidences.
Thornton Wilder
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Attentive Translations

attentive in Dutch is aandachtig, attent, oplettend
attentive in Finnish is tarkkaavainen
attentive in French is attentif
attentive in German is aufmerksam, aufmerksam
attentive in Hungarian is figyelmes
attentive in Italian is attento
attentive in Latin is officiosus, attentus
attentive in Spanish is alercta, atento
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