Popular Quotes and Sayings about Listening

Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening. ~Dorothy Sarnoff

This is our purpose: to make as meaningful as possible this life that has been bestowed upon us; to live in such a way that we may be proud of ourselves; to act in such a way that some part of us lives on. ~Oswald Spengler

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly. ~Plutarch

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

When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen. ~Ernest Hemingway

A good listener is a good talker with a sore throat. ~Katharine Whitehorn

A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something. ~Wilson Mizner