Some More Thoughts About Listening From Various Authors

“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.”

Stephen R. Covey

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t being said. The art of reading between the lines is a life long quest of the wise.”

Shannon L. Alder

“Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.”

Bernard M. Baruch

“There’s a lot of difference between listening and hearing.”

G.K. Chesterton

“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.”

Leo Buscaglia

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