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The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

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Personal Stories About ‘Listening’

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    Sharing Is Caring

    So working at camp has taught me so many, many things—especially working at a camp for kids coming from low-income families and neighborhoods. One thing it has taught me is that these kids are not short of kindness and happiness, they just show it differently. Along with other counselors, I was setting up...

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    The Perfect Note

    Colorado. A state of skiing, snowboarding, hiking and many great activities. But who would have known I would fall for something so different. The great magic of music. I was in fifth grade, trying to decide what I would fit in with. The P.E group, or the dance girls or even maybe the track team. I had moved many...

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    The Only One There

    My life had been going downhill since the beginning of high school. I hated school and I didn't care about anything in my life. But something my brother had told me about my high school was sitting in the back of my mind through the beginning of the year. He told me, "If you ever needed someone to talk to, the...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Listening’

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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 that comes in my life. He always helps me with certain decisions that I have with my life; whether it is choosing a different sport or something with school. He has always listened to me...

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    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 incredibly fortunate that I am able to walk Nickolas to school several days a week while working from home. As a consultant I travel quite a bit, but the days working from home make it all...

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    Jen O

    My hero is my boss at work, Jen. She taught me how to be open to new ideas and become a better person. She also taught me to take everything that someone says whether it is good or bad and use it to the best of my abilities in my life. She has taught me how to listen to what people say and try to develop meaning...

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BEING THERE
MENTORING
GRATITUDE
LEARNING
SMILE
PIONEERING
PERSISTENCE
LOVE
SERVICE
VISION
ACHIEVEMENT
CONFIDENCE
JOY
APPRECIATING NATURE
INSPIRATION
GOOD EXAMPLES
INNOVATION
DEVOTION
LIVE LIFE
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
VOLUNTEERING
UNITY
SHARING
CLASS AND GRACE
PRACTICE
LAUGHTER
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
EXCELLENCE
RESPECT
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
PURPOSE
LISTENING
HELPING OTHERS
EDUCATION
INGENUITY
SOUL
HOPE
FRIENDSHIP
AMBITION
HEALTH
COURAGE
CREATIVITY
GIVING BACK
HONESTY
COMMON GROUND
OPPORTUNITY
CIVILITY
EQUALITY
COMPROMISE
STRENGTH
GENEROSITY
KINDNESS
GREAT MUSIC
COURTESY
CHARITY
COMPLIMENTS
TEAM WORK
PEACE
LITERACY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
APPRECIATION
PARENTING
SACRIFICE
RIGHT CHOICES
MOTIVATION
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
SPORTSMANSHIP
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
PREPARATION
PASSION
COMMITMENT
INTEGRITY
FORGIVENESS
MINDFULNESS
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
LOYALTY
TRUE BEAUTY
DO THY BEST
LEADERSHIP
RISING ABOVE
BELIEVE
COMPASSION
HONOR
HUMILITY
REACHING OUT
DETERMINATION
CONNECTING
PATIENCE
DEDICATION
PERSEVERANCE
GRIT
CARING
IMAGINE
CHARACTER
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HARD WORK
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In the place where I live is very very common to talk and hear nothing, complete lack of wisdom, and we need to accept truth and repudiate all lies.
Anderson, Colatina, ES - Brasil

listening is the direct pathway to your heart.
Shemar Sarahadil, Zamboanga City, Philippines

Active listening is hearing with the goal of understanding.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins

Listen with your heart and not your mind. The heart is the center. The great I am; I am, in me. Mind is made of all ones people, places, and things heard since birth.
Cathy C., Charlotte