“We have two ears and only one tongue in order that we may hear more and speak less.”
“Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another.”
“Silence is golden when you can’t think of a good answer.”
“God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer.”
“The less you talk, the more you’re listened to.”
A friend asks, “Tell me one word which is significant in any kinds of relationship.” Another friend says, “LISTEN!
“Before you talk, LISTEN.
Before you react, THINK.
Before you spend, EARN.
Before you criticize, WAIT.
Before you pray, FORGIVE.
Before you quit, TRY.”
“Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.”
“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.”
When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.