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The love of their country is with them only a mode of flattering its master; as soon as they think that master can no longer hear, they speak of everything with a frankness which is the more startling because those who listen to it become responsible.

Marquis De Custine

Live without pretending, love without depending, listen without defending, speak without offending.

Drake

The only reason why child abuse is alive today, is because we as adults fail our children when we fail to listen to them. Listen to a child today!

Heather McClane

Videos destroyed the vitality of rock and roll. Before that, music said, "Listen to me." Now it says, "Look at me.

Billy Joel

Listen! you hear the grating roar Of pebbles which the waves draw back, and fling, At their return, up the high strand, Begin, and cease, and then again begin, With tremulous cadence slow, and bring The eternal note of sadness in.

Matthew Arnold

There is only one rule for being a good talker - learn to listen.

Christopher Morley

Anthropology demands the open-mindedness with which one must look and listen, record in astonishment and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.

Margaret Mead

When your mind becomes fixed on Me, you shall overcome all difficulties by My grace. But, if you do not listen to Me due to ego, you shall perish.

Bhagavad Gita

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh

Ask yourself the secret of your success. Listen to your answer, and practice it.

Richard Bach

Man's inability to communicate is a result of his failure to listen effectively.

Carl Rogers

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.

Diogenes

To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation

Chinese Proverb

Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth - look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.

Soren Kierkegaard

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