Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply
Any problem, big or small, within a family, always seems to start with bad communication. Someone isn’t listening.
Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d preferred to talk.
Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.
Big egos have little ears.
Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble.
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something.
A person who talks when you wish him to listen.
Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps.
It is the province of knowledge to speak. And it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
I’ve got to start listening to those quiet, nagging doubts.