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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.
One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.
Bryant H. McGill
Encouragement to others is something everyone can give. Somebody needs what you have to give. It may not be your money; it may be your time. It may be your listening ear. It may be your arms to encourage. It may be your smile to uplift. Who knows?
Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
I'm a very strong believer in listening and learning from others.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
There is a difference between listening and waiting for your turn to speak.
Listening is a master skill for personal and professional greatness.
Robin S. Sharma
I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening.
Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.
I think the only way for you to grow and evolve is to keep listening, keep moving forward, keep jumping in and trying to experience.
Diplomacy is listening to what the other guy needs. Preserving your own position, but listening to the other guy. You have to develop relationships with other people so when the tough times come, you can work together.
The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting.
When people express opinions that differ from yours, take it as a chance to grow. Seek to understand over being understood. Be curious, not defensive. The only way to disarm another human being is by listening.
Glennon Doyle Melton
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
It's so important to keep a marriage alive with small treats and doing little things for each other. Just remembering to say nice things and to have listening time is vital. That ghastly phrase 'quality time' means taking three minutes to sit down and be still with someone rather than yelling over your shoulder as you rush out.
If you make listening and observation your occupation you will gain much more than you can by talk.
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
C. S. Lewis
Racism is taught in the home. We agree on that? Well, it's very hard to teach racism to a teenager who's listening to rap music and who idolizes, say, Snoop Dogg. It's hard to say, 'That guy is less than you.' The kid is like, 'I like that guy, he's cool. How is he less than me?
I write while listening to music, mostly because the world beyond my headphones is too chaotic.
Listening is a positive act: you have to put yourself out to do it.
I've always liked depressing music because a lot of times, listening to it when you're down can actually make you feel less depressed. Also, even though a person may have problems with depression, sometimes you can actually be kind of comfortable in that space because you know how to operate within it.
That's why this generation is the least racist generation ever. You see it all the time. Go to any club. People are intermingling, hanging out, having fun, enjoying the same music. Hip-hop is not just in the Bronx anymore. It's worldwide. Everywhere you go, people are listening to hip-hop and partying together. Hip-hop has done that.
It's easy listening to a record, but a live performance is so personal and real.
When anyone tells me I can't do anything... I'm just not listening any more.
Florence Griffith Joyner
Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.
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