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Listen or your tongue will keep you deaf.
– American Indian Proverb
Listen to all, plucking a feather from every passing goose, but, follow no one absolutely.
– Chinese Proverb
Listen to life, it is the wisest teacher of all.
– Unknown
Listen to the praises about you in silence; listen to the critics about you even in more silence!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.
– Richard Bach
Listen to your heart, because in the end it is your heart that matters.
– Jennifer Tyler
Listen up, envy is a waste of time. Yes! you already have all you need presently to survive. Any other thing which you think that you still need to live comfortably will be given unto you by God in due course i.e. at the right and proper time.
– Emeasoba George
Listen with your ears, look with your eyes, but keep silent with your mouth.
– Vikrant Parsai
Listen within yourself and look into the infinitude of Space and Time. There can be heard the songs of the Constellations, the voices of the Numbers, and the harmonies of the Spheres.
– The Divine Pymander
Listen, can you hear it Spring's sweet cantata. The strains of grass pushing through the snow. The song of buds swelling on the vine. The tender timpani of a baby robin's heart. Spring.
– Andrew Schneider
Listen, everyone is entitled to my opinion.
– Madonna
Listen, if you would learn; be silent, if you would be safe.
– Arabic Proverb
Listen. Do not have an opinion while you listen because frankly, your opinion doesn't hold much water outside of Your Universe. Just listen. Listen until their brain has been twisted like a dripping towel and what they have to say is all over the floor.
– Hugh Elliott
Listening is a form of accepting.
– Stella Terrill Mann
Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force. The friends who listen to us are the ones we move toward. When we are listened to, it creates us, makes us unfold and expand.
– Dr. Karl Menninger
Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force. When we really listen to people there is an alternating current, and this recharges us so that we never get tired of each other. We are constantly being re-created.
– Brenda Ueland
Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.
– Joyce
Literary confessors are contemptible, like beggars who exhibit their sores for money, but not so contemptible as the public that buys their books.
– W. H. Auden
Literary imagination is an aesthetic object offered by a writer to a lover of books.
– Gaston Bachelard
Literature ... is the rediscovery of childhood.
– Georges Bataille
Literature exists at the same time in the modes of error and truth; it both betrays and obeys its own mode of being.
– Paul de Man
Literature is a defense against the attacks of life. It says to life: You can't deceive me. I know your habits, foresee and enjoy watching all your reactions, and steal your secret by involving you in cunning obstructions that halt your normal flow.
– Cesare Pavese
Literature is a luxury fiction is a necessity.
– G. K. Chesterton
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
– G. K. Chesterton, Defendant (1901)
Literature is a microscope; it shows us the unseen!
– Mehmet Murat ildan

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