Sign-up for your Free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page for Help with your Daily Inspiration email subscription.

or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote.

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Stumble this Facebook share Tweet This DIGG this reddit this Email this page

Listen, Really Listen


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

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

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

Give whatever you are doing
and whoever you are with
the gift of your attention.
- Jim Rohn

Friends are those rare people who ask how we are
and then wait to hear the answer.
- Anonymous

We have two ears and one mouth so that
we can listen twice as much as we speak.
- Epictetus

Seek first to understand,
then to be understood.
- Stephen Covey


Further reading: Win-Win vs. Compromise

Be skeptical, but learn to listen

Focus

Pay Attention

Be Aware

Communication

Point of View

Do you prefer that you be right or happy?



No comments:

Post a Comment

Join over 80,000 subscribers

Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational quotes plus Jonathan's insights into life, relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
Each email contains an unsubscribe link.
We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.