Pass It On®

Explore the value of Listening

Watch our Listening Video called ‘Dishes’

See Other Inspiring TV Commercials

  • Reach

    Reach

  • Values let em in

    Let Em In

  • Crosswalk

    Crosswalk

  • Oliver with a twist

    Oliver With A Twist

  • Hallway

    Hallway

  • You can let go

    You Can Let Go

See The Entire Collection of Pass It On Videos

Listening Quotations

LISTENING
Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.

Dr. Joyce [Diane Bauer] Brothers

Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
Tuesday quote Friday quote Monday quote
Monday quote Monday quote Friday quote
Wednesday quote Wednesday quote Tuesday quote

Personal Stories About ‘Listening’

  • LISTENING

    A Friend To Be There

    It was a fairly chilly Wednesday night, and for some reason, I had decided to go to Pioneer Girls (kind of like girl scouts). I figured maybe someone I know might be there. We had talked a lot about friendship in class earlier that day, and it got me thinking. I walked into the familiar room, seeing familiar...

    Read Full Story

  • LISTENING

    Listening

    Listening is a very important quality to have in life. It is the difference between hearing the car horn speeding toward you and being hospitalized because you weren't listening. Listening is comprehending sounds and information and using it. You should pay attention and listen to the things that surround you....

    Read Full Story

  • LISTENING

    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...

    Read Full Story

Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Listening’

  • LISTENING

    Lauren M

    Lauren M. is my World Geography teacher and this is my second year having her (she was my world history teacher last year). She is always there for all of her students. I tell her all my problems and she always has really good advice to give me. After our conversation is finished, I always feel better. She...

    Read Full Story

  • LISTENING

    Mystery Princess P

    My hero isn't stunningly beautiful. My hero doesn't talk; she isn't even human. My hero is my Arabian mare, Missy. She listens to me when no one else will. She carries my burdens, releases me from them. I feel a bit of true freedom when I mount her. True friends last forever.

    Read Full Story

  • LISTENING

    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 times that we have had. He has given his all just to provide for me and my brother and my mom. His world revolves around us and he will always be my hero for that.

    Read Full Story

Explore Another Value

DO YOUR PART
UNITY
EQUALITY
PURPOSE
APPRECIATION
HOPE
FORESIGHT
DEDICATION
VOLUNTEERING
TRUST
BELIEVE
GRATITUDE
LOYALTY
SACRIFICE
GENEROSITY
LAUGHTER
COMPASSION
STRENGTH
FAMILY
LISTENING
INCLUDING OTHERS
ENCOURAGEMENT
COMMITMENT
OPTIMISM
COURAGE
HONESTY
TRUE BEAUTY
COMPLIMENTS
CONNECTING
PIONEERING
HEALTH
CHARACTER
PEACE
LOVE
PARENTING
INNOVATION
INGENUITY
KINDNESS
GRIT
DRIVE
INSPIRATION
PASSION
CREATIVITY
COMMON GROUND
TEAM WORK
MOTIVATION
AMBITION
MINDFULNESS
FITNESS
ACHIEVEMENT
RISING ABOVE
COURTESY
COMPROMISE
CHARITY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
PREPARATION
HUMILITY
BEING THERE
PERSISTENCE
SERVICE
LIVE LIFE
LEARNING
RESPECT
GOOD MANNERS
HELPING OTHERS
CONFIDENCE
SHARING
IMAGINE
LITERACY
RESPONSIBILITY
REACHING OUT
FORGIVENESS
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
PATIENCE
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
APPRECIATING NATURE
RIGHT CHOICES
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
STEWARDSHIP
CIVILITY
EXCELLENCE
CLASS AND GRACE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
EDUCATION
GOOD EXAMPLES
CARING
FRIENDSHIP
HONOR
VISION
MENTORING
GIVING BACK
PRACTICE
GREAT MUSIC
JOY
LEADERSHIP
SOUL
HARD WORK
OPPORTUNITY
PERSEVERANCE
SMILE
DETERMINATION
OVERCOMING
DO THY BEST
SPORTSMANSHIP
DEVOTION
INTEGRITY
JUSTICE
Pass It On®

I hope that this website is embraced as it is very much needed!
Nicole, Newark DE

Listening is a way to show you care about a person.
Steven B., Seattle, Washington

Doing what's right is not always easy.
Dan, Amesbury, MA

Love ,Listen ,Laugh ,And Live
Mark, Miami , Florida

I love value.com Thank you
Liz, England London

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