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American writer 1924-1987
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-1832
Were we as eloquent as angels we still would please people much more by listening rather than talking.
American writer 1897-1966
When you stop learning, stop listening, stop looking and asking questions, always new questions, then it is time to die.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
Irish poet and novelist 1904-1967
A sweeping statement is the only statement worth listening to. The critic without faith gives balanced opinions, usually about second-rate writers.
Actually, I've had very little classical training, although I love listening to classical music very much.
English singer, songwriter, DJ, fashion designer and actor 1961-
An actor is a guy who, if you ain't talking about him, he ain't listening.
American actor, film director, and activist 1924-2004
An actor's a guy, who if you ain't talking about him, ain't listening.Source: The Observer (1956)
Anger is a signal, and one worth listening to.
English poet and minister 1807-1855
Are you really listening... or are you just waiting for your turn to talk?
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Indian godman and mystic 1931-1990
Avoid such situations in which you are unnecessarily burdened with rubbish. You already have too much as it is, you need to be unburdened of it. And you go on collecting it as if it is something precious. Talk less, listen only to the essential, be telegraphic in talking and listening. If you talk less, if you listen less, slowly slowly you will see that a cleanliness, a feeling of purity, as if you have just taken a bath, will start arising within you. That becomes the necessary soil for medita
A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering.
American politician and author 1936-
During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline.
South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
Frankly speaking, I don't know much about rock music. But I enjoyed some when I was in college or high school. But I stopped listening after Elvis Presley!
American record producer, DJ, songwriter 1988-
Here's the thing... when people start making music, they start borrowing styles from other people, because that's what you do. You start by recreating hip-hop beats you've heard from other people, or you start mimicking other people, or you're just listening to stuff.
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