Deep Listening Quotes

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Deep Listening Quotes

Deep listening is the kind of listening that can help relieve the suffering of another person. You can call it compassionate listening. You listen with only one purpose: to help him or her to empty his heart.
— Nhat Hanh —

He was a quick fellow, and when hot from play, would toss himself in a corner, and in five minutes be deep in any sort of book that he could lay his hands on: if it were Rasselas or Gulliver, so much the better, but Bailey's Dictionary would do, or the Bible with the Apocrypha in it. Something he must read, when he was not riding the pony, or running and hunting, or listening to the talk of men. All this was true of him at ten years of age; he had then read through Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, which was neither milk for babes, nor any chalky mixture meant to pass for milk, and it had already occurred to him that books were stuff, and that life was stupid.

— George Eliot

He waited, listening with deep enjoyment, for the end of the sonata. In the still, twilit corridor it sounded so lonely and unworldly, and so brave and innocent also, both childlike and superior, as all good music must in the midst of the unredeemed muteness of the world.

— Hermann Hesse

I know this will blow your mind, but most people would probably never ever get it, but I listen to classical music when nobody else is around. It calms me down and I can get into this, like, deep thinking mode, you know, because there's really no lyrics to it, so you're not following something that - that you're listening to a story.

— Vanilla Ice

The unexpected action of deep listening can create a space of transformation capable of shattering complacency and despair.

— Terry Tempest Williams

The roots of a lasting relationship are mindfulness, deep listening and loving speech, and a strong community to support you.

— Thich Nhat Hanh

I trust the mystery. I trust what comes in silence and what comes in nature where there's no diversion. I think the lack of stimulation allows us to hear and experience a deeper river that's constant, still, vibrant, and real. And the process of deep listening with attention and intention catalyzes and mobilizes exactly what's needed at that time.

— Angeles Arrien

There is space for a different kind of investigative reporting that's about immersion and obsessive attention to detail and deep listening.

— Sarah Stillman

Deep listening is miraculous for both listener and speaker. When someone receives us with open- hearted, non-judging, intensely interested listening, our spirits expand.

— Sue Thoele

The many ways to listen have been reaching into me for years. To enter deep listening, I've had to learn how to keep emptying and opening, how to keep beginning. I've had to lean into all I don't understand, accepting that I am changed by what I hear.

— Mark Nepo

I am committed to cultivating loving speech and deep listening in order to bring joy and happiness to others and relieve others of their suffering.

— Nhat Hanh

For me, listening to my breath in between the lines, allows me to be in deep connection to my spirit.

— Giancarlo Esposito

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