LISTENING

Listening is to pay attention and closely hear what others have to say.

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  • “Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.”

    —Dr. Joyce [Diane Bauer] Brothers Psychologist, Author

  • “Listening to people keeps them entertained.”

    —Mason Cooley U.S. Aphorist

  • “Much unhappiness comes from walking alone. When there are several, it's somewhat different. I must get into the habit of listening to others, for what the others say concerns me, too.”

    —Alfred Döblin German Expressionist Novelist

  • “Every person in this life has something to teach me--and as soon as I accept that, I open myself to truly listening.”

    —Catherine Doucette

  • “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”

    —Robert Frost Poet

Value Ideas For Listening

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Eat lunch with your coworkers, and away from computers.

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Give someone your undivided attention.

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Consider how many times you reference what a friend said through social media. Reach out to them directly instead.

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Keep the television off all evening, and play games with your family.

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Chat up a stranger when waiting in line.

Stories About Listening

Running School

Submitted by Anonymous

Growing up, I always enjoyed school and the process of learning. I was a non-athletic 'nerd', whose only exercise was running...

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The Only One There

Submitted by Anonymous

My life had been going downhill since the beginning of high school. I hated school and I didn't care about anything in my...

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Listening

Submitted by Ashlie

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When I moved down to Florida, I moved because of some issues I was having in Utah....

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Everyday Hero Stories

Nickolas T

My hero is my son Nickolas. Although Nickolas is only 6 and in the first grade, he has an old soul and heart of gold.

I am...

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Kenny W

My Dad is my hero because he has taught me everything I know. He has provided for me and my family through all the trying...

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Micheal W

My hero is my eighth grade teacher Mr. Williams. He has taught me everything about listening and how to be open to everything...

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