listening

A Quote by Humbert Wolfe on listening

Listen! the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!

Humbert Wolfe (1885 - 1940)

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A Quote by Hermann Hesse on laws, learning, life, listening, and truth

Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts, they preach undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life.

Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962)

Source: Wandering

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A Quote by Heraclitus on confession and listening

It is wise to listen, not to me but to the Word, and to confess that all things are one.

Heraclitus (c.540 - c.475 BC)

Source: Universe

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A Quote by Henry van Dyke on garden, listening, thinking, and weather

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

Henry van Dyke (1852 - 1933)

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A Quote by Henry van Dyke on belief, god, good, heart, listening, and rules

There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart - never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know it to be true; never to tell even that unless you feel that it is absolutely necessary, and that God is listening while you tell it.

Henry van Dyke (1852 - 1933)

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A Quote by Henry J. Kaiser on assumptions, listening, people, and progress

I make progress by having people around who are smarter than I am - and listening to them. And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.

Henry J. Kaiser

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A Quote by Henry B. Eyring on commitment, god, justice, listening, and spirit

You can test what we have talked about today. Just try two things. Listen for the whisperings of the Spirit and then commit to obey. . . . God will take advantage of that if you let Him

Henry B. Eyring (1933 -)

Source: BYU Campus Education Week, August 15, 2000, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. Used by permission.

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A Quote by Hal Borland on earth and listening

Listen to it, and you are hearing the mighty currents of the air rushing down the latitudes of the earth, currents from the Mackenzie and the Athabasca and the Saskatchewan, and from the prairies and the white Tundra. It is a homeless wind, forever on the move.

Hal Borland (1900 - 1978)

Source: Sundial of the Seasons. Lippincott, 1964. 286.

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A Quote by Gertrude Stein on listening

Let me listen to me and not to them.

Gertrude Stein (1874 - 1946)

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A Quote by George Matthew Adams on common sense, experience, friendship, good, life, listening, mistakes, trouble, and worth

Anyone who has had a long life of experiences is worth listening to, worth emulating, and worth tying to as a friend. No one can have too much experience in any line of endeavor. We readily welcome to our group of friends that one who talks with the voice of experience and common sense. We know that we are safe in his hands. He is not going to get us into trouble. Rather is he going to point out the pitfalls and mistakes that experience has taught him to avoid. There is no experience but what carries its lasting good for us along with it. And you don't have to discard experience. It's a coat for life! It never wears out.

George Matthew Adams

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