The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.
There is only one rule for being a good talker - learn to listen.
Everybody lies, but it doesn't matter because nobody listens.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.
Stare. It is the way to educate your eye, and more. Stare, pry, listen, eavesdrop. Die knowing something. You are not here long.
Most people have to talk so they won't hear.
The only way to entertain some folks is to listen to them.
Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.
—Dr. Joyce Brothers
I wrote a song, but I can't read music, so I don't know what it is. Every once in a while I'll be listening to the radio, and I say, "I think I might have written that.
When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.
The older I grow, the more I listen to people who don't talk much.
—Germain G. Glien
No man ever listened himself out of a job.
I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am.