"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk." --Doug Larson

"One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say." --Bryant H. McGill

"If you make listening and observation your occupation, you will gain much more than you can by talk." --Robert Baden-Powell

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

"Listening is being able to be changed by the other person." --Alan Alda

"Everything in writing begins with language. Language begins with listening." --Jeanette Winterson

"There is as much wisdom in listening as there is in speaking--and that goes for all relationships, not just romantic ones." --Daniel Dae Kim

"The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said" --Peter Drucker

"When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen." --Ernest Hemingway

"Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply." --Stephen R. Covey

"The art of conversation lies in listening." --Malcom Forbes

"You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time." -M. Scott Peck

"We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less." --Diogenes
“我们有两只耳朵一张嘴,所以我们应该多听少说。”—— 第欧根尼