Some Thoughts On Listening From Various Authors

“We have two ears and one mouth, so we should listen more than we say.”

Zeno of Citium

“The most basic of all human needs is the need to understand and be understood. The best way to understand people is to listen to them.”

Ralph G. Nichols

“Friends are those rare people who ask how we are, and then wait to hear the answer.”

Ed Cunningham

“Being heard
is so close to being loved
that for the average person,
they are almost indistinguishable.”

David Augsburger

“The humble listen to their brothers and sisters because they assume they have something to learn. They are open to correction, and they become wiser through it.”

Thomas Dubay

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s