Listening Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Listening

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Even from a listening end now, I'm still completely a fan of music.
~By James Iha ~


My romantically favorite era is 78, 79 listening to Grandmaster Flash and the Furious 4, the live tapes, echo chamber and break beats.
~By Kool Moe Dee ~


One learns more from listening than speaking.And both the wind and the people who continue to live close to nature still have much to tell us which we cannot hear within university walls.
~By Thor Heyerdahl ~


In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


Listening is the key to everything good in music.
~By Pat Metheny ~


Lately I've been going to all these high schools talking to the students, answering their questions, listening to what they have to say. It has been an incredible journey to be around them and try to give them what my mother gave me.
~By Jill Scott ~


What I wanted was for everyone listening to understand that these things mattered - not necessarily for me, but in this particular forum they mattered in terms of whether of not we were getting a person who should sit on the Supreme Court.
~By Anita Hill ~


We've been listening to Wagner, which is so great.
~By Bernadette Peters ~


I'd say that what we hear is the quality of our listening.
~By Robert Fripp ~


I promised myself that I'd never actually admit to listening to New Kids on the Block.
~By Alicia Keys ~


Sleep is an excellent way of listening to an opera.
~By James Stephens ~


The writer is always tricking the reader into listening to their dream.
~By Joan Didion ~


My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
~By Edith Sitwell ~


The storytelling gift is innate: one has it or one doesn't. But style is at least partly a learned thing: one refines it by looking and listening and reading and practice - by work.
~By Donna Tartt ~


I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike. And judging, frankly. Constantly judging.
~By Kathy Griffin ~


We do have our finger on the pulse of the marketplace, if for no other reasons than having all these live events and listening to our audience all the time.
~By Vince McMahon ~


I was blown away by the control and the range that I was hearing. I'm listening to Pavarotti and thinking, What the hell have I been doing with my voice all these years?
~By Michael Bolton ~


I never watch TV. I'm a Radio Four addict. I love listening to music too.
~By Louise Jameson ~


I enjoyed listening to it, but I didn't think I could do it.
~By Wanda Jackson ~


There's nothing worse - I don't like listening to actors talk about the process, especially when - I mean, for me I've played a lot of guys, dudes, boys in a sense and this was a challenge for me just to play that official character.
~By Scott Speedman ~


I'm always relieved when someone is delivering a eulogy and I realize I'm listening to it.
~By George Carlin ~


For a child actor, it's a matter of listening, reacting, and being able to put yourself in a new place without being scared.
~By Jena Malone ~


I fell in love with jazz when I was 12 years old from listening to Duke Ellington and hearing a lot of jazz in New York on the radio.
~By Steve Lacy ~


I have been training since 8th grade, but it has to do with listening, more than practice.
~By Jill Scott ~


The parent is the strongest statement that the child hears regarding what it means to be alive and real. More than what we say or do, the way we are expresses what we think it means to be alive. So the articulate parent is less a telling than a listening individual.
~By Polly Berrien Berends ~


I have to concentrate more intently when people speak. I always have to position myself on their right side so that I can hear out of my left ear. I sometimes get a crick in my neck from listening. But I don't there's too much else.
~By Stephanie Beacham ~


Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
~By Bernard Baruch ~


Diverting the internal traffic between the Writer as Angel of Light and the Writer as Hustler is that scribbling child in a grown-up body wondering if anybody is listening.
~By Herbert Gold ~


The best way to persuade people is with your ears - by listening to them.
~By Dean Rusk ~


The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting.
~By Fran Lebowitz ~


Whenever you play dance music, it serves a function. It becomes a utility; you have to worry about the tempos and what you're going to play for people. But when you're playing for listening, you're free.
~By Stan Kenton ~


I've grown so much since 1996. I think that was the turning point of when I started to go to church every Sunday and not just because you're supposed to. But because you enjoy going and listening to the Word and being excited about it.
~By Lisa Leslie ~


I've been listening to a lot of Hollies stuff lately, and it's beginning to sound pretty good to me.
~By Graham Nash ~


So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it.
~By Jiddu Krishnamurti ~


The art of effective listening is essential to clear communication, and clear communication is necessary to management success.
~By James Cash Penney ~


All I want to see from an actor is the intensity and accuracy of their listening.
~By Alan Rickman ~


Yieldedness is vital in listening to what He has to say.
~By Charles Stanley ~


Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time.
~By George W. Bush ~


The New York City Ballet is always about the realm of possibilities, the realm of what the human body can do, what the human spirit can do. And it's about listening, it's about listening to remarkable music and how we respond to that.
~By John Guare ~


With other people, you're always swapping music. Somebody is always listening to something you've never heard. It's a great way to hear all sorts of new things.
~By Tracy Chapman ~


So, yes, there's nothing I love more than listening to directors talk about their movies.
~By Jodie Foster ~


Much unhappiness comes from walking alone. When there are several, it's somewhat different. I must get into the habit of listening to others, for what the others say concerns me, too.
~By Alfred Doblin ~


At the age when Bengali youth almost inevitably writes poetry, I was listening to European classical music.
~By Satyajit Ray ~


People in America, when listening to radio, like to lean forward. People in Britain like to lean back.
~By Alistair Cooke ~


Weather means more when you have a garden. There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking how it is soaking in around your green beans.
~By Marcelene Cox ~


I was listening to music long before rock 'n roll.
~By Bill Wyman ~


Look at the product pipeline, look at the fantastic financial results we've had for the last five years. You only get that kind of performance on the innovation side, on the financial side, if you're really listening and reacting to the best ideas of the people we have.
~By Steve Ballmer ~


When I began listening to saxophones, I was first attracted to Coleman Hawkins.
~By Gerry Mulligan ~


We are all representatives of the American people. We all do town hall meetings. We all talk to our constituents. And I've got to tell you, the American people are engaged. And if you think they want a government takeover of health care, I would respectfully submit you're not listening to them.
~By Paul Ryan ~


I had a big background in listening to classical music and I started trying to compose, like I was playing the guitar but I heard an orchestra in my head.
~By John Fahey ~


I'm so glad this is the last day of these thing, I get so tired of listening to my own voice.
~By Catherine McCormack ~


In all the great periods of the drama perfect freedom of choice and subject, perfect freedom of individual treatment, and an audience eager to give itself to sympathetic listening, even if instruction be involved, have brought the great results.
~By George P. Baker ~


Earmarks have become a symbol of a Congress that has broken faith with the people. This earmark ban shows the American people we are listening and we are dead serious about ending business as usual in Washington.
~By John Boehner ~


At the moment I really love listening to the Dave Matthews Band.
~By Nancy McKeon ~


Well, I didn't really grow up playing or listening to metal, like many of the kids I went to school with. I only got into it in my late teens, so when Marilyn Manson formed, it was at a time when I was still excited about approaching music from that angle.
~By Daisy Berkowitz ~


I started off playing the clarinet, after I was inspired by listening to my dad's Benny Goodman records.
~By Alvin Lee ~


When you talk to yourself, at least you know that someone is listening.
~By Craig Bruce ~


The strange thing is that since I've been offered lots of films I think that maybe they think that I've sold out to Hollywood. Which is not the case if anybody's listening.
~By Brenda Blethyn ~


Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.
~By Thomas Merton ~


You can learn so much just by doing, not by listening to anybody.
~By Juliana Hatfield ~


I was up until all hours of the night, listening to stories, meeting great old comedians.
~By Joely Fisher ~


Listening is more important than talking. Just hit your mark and believe what you say. Just listen to people and react to what they are saying.
~By Jimmy Fallon ~


I make progress by having people around me who are smarter than I am and listening to them. And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.
~By Henry J. Kaiser ~


I don't limit my taste. There's some jazz that I like and there's some opera. I've been listening to what was essentially country music, but it crossed over to rock.
~By Rick Moranis ~


Reading music is like listening to flowers. I don't understand the concept.
~By Paul Westerberg ~


Whatever had been on the radio in the '60s; I mean we were always listening to the radio.
~By Tom Araya ~


I wrote several articles criticizing psychoanalysis, but the analysts weren't listening to my objections. So I finally quit after practicing it for six years.
~By Albert Ellis ~


I love listening to new stuff, at home in LA I always have the radio on to hear what is happening.
~By Tom Jones ~


Watching television in those days was not the same experience as it is today. After years of listening to radio, we found the black-and-white images mesmerizing.
~By Annette Funicello ~


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.
~By Bob Graham ~


From a very early period of my life I have derived the highest enjoyment from listening to music, especially to melody, which is to me the most pleasing form of composition.
~By James Nasmyth ~


For me the march was a labor - a labor of love - but I was busy handing out flyers for the National Association of Black Social Workers, so I really wasn't standing in the crowd listening and observing. I was busy.
~By Andre Braugher ~


One advantage of talking to yourself is that you know at least somebody's listening.
~By Franklin P. Jones ~


My playing started to develop through the Miles Davis stuff I was listening to.
~By Robert Quine ~


Listening to people keeps them entertained.
~By Mason Cooley ~


I never took sheet music seriously. I could do better myself just by listening to other people and using my own intuition.
~By Brian May ~


When I finish an album and I find myself listening to it in the car, because it makes me feel a certain way, that's the time to try to let other people know about it.
~By Herb Alpert ~


I started listening to and playing other music in the '90s. It was after hearing other bands, like Bad Religion, cover Ramones songs that I started to like our songs again.
~By Dee Dee Ramone ~


No siren did ever so charm the ear of the listener as the listening ear has charmed the soul of the siren.
~By Henry Taylor ~


Because of the changes in the Padres team I played with last year, I felt like a veteran recently when I worked out with Jason Kendall and he told me he's liked listening to my records since he was a kid!
~By Garth Brooks ~


Growing up in Memphis and listening to all kinds of music and dreaming... So that was one of the first times I wrote a complete song and set it to music and the whole bit. From then on, I was busy with it.
~By William Bell ~


If you want to make someone feel emotion, you have to make them let go. Listening to something is an act of surrender.
~By Brian Eno ~


Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will.
~By Pope Paul VI ~


Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right.
~By Jane Goodall ~


When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
~By Buddha ~


I remember lying on the floor of the living room with headphones on when I was four or five years old, listening to the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack.
~By Kevin Richardson ~


A healthy state encourages many voices - and lots of listening.
~By Kathleen Sebelius ~


Well-behaved: he always speaks as if his mother might be listening.
~By Mason Cooley ~


We thought everybody read comics. We didn't know we were weird. We didn't know people that collected comics were strange. It was as normal as listening to rock music on the radio.
~By Gilbert Hernandez ~


For an actress there is no greater gift than having a camera in front of you, listening to the most beautiful music in the world and just being looked at!
~By Isabelle Huppert ~


At the same time, I was listening to black music, and I began to think that the best musicians were receiving the worst treatment. The people who were doing the greatest work were despised as lower class, with no dignity accorded to what they did.
~By Henry Flynt ~


When you are listening to music it is better to cover your eyes than your ears.
~By Jose Bergaman ~


I enjoy listening to classical music and heavy metal. I play basketball and try to go diving at least once a year. I don't really have hobbies in the traditional sense... I engage in too many activities already through the actions of my characters.
~By Alan Dean Foster ~


My favorite type of music to sing to would be rock and roll, Tenacious D, Led Zeppelin, some Queen - I love all of them. I love singing to them because they're all just great voices. I love listening to very obscure jazz.
~By Casey Abrams ~


The whole period has taught me that I enjoy being part of an ensemble rather than just a front man. Don't get me wrong - I enjoy that too, but I get more enjoyment out of really listening to everyone.
~By Damon Albarn ~


I was aiming for the cooks that I've talked to by teaching an online course and by traveling, listening to people who are really busy and harried but want to be cooking.
~By Sally Schneider ~


I'm not exactly sure how many kids I have, but yes, I do miss them officially, for the record. In case any of them are listening, I love you.
~By Tre Cool ~


It wasn't until after private lessons and learning bass lines that I even noticed bass in the music I was listening to at that age. My ears were blown wide open.
~By Trevor Dunn ~


I don't care who I play to, as long as they enjoy listening to what I play.
~By Keith Emerson ~


I was still listening to the Beatles until I came here, you know.
~By David Thewlis ~

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January 28 ,2022
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