Listening is where love begins: listening to ourselves and then to our neighbors. —Fred Rogers

Pass It On®

print

Listening is where love begins: listening to ourselves and then to our neighbors.

FRED ROGERS

television host, educator, minister, songwriter

COMMENTS


MIKE from Nampa, ID MARCH 22, 2017
Grand Canyon and a dog? Who can wish for more?

Terrie Lynn from Sacramento MARCH 21, 2017
Consider the gift of simply listening with love.


A cup that is already full cannot have more added to it. In order to receive the further good, we must give of that which we have. —Margaret Becker
Our similarities bring us to a common ground; our differences allow us to be fascinated by each other. —Tom Robbins
There comes a time in the spiritual journey when you start making choices from a very different place. And if a choice lines up so that it supports truth, health, happiness, wisdom and love, it’s the right choice.  —Angeles Arrien
Games give you a chance to excel, and if you're playing in good company you don't even mind if you lose because you had the enjoyment of the company during the course of the game. —Gary Gygax
A book is a dream that you hold in your hand. —Neil Gaiman
If my mind can conceive it, my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it! —Jesse Jackson
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Almost everything--all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure--these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.  —Steve Jobs
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. —Anaïs Nin
We cannot reach the goal by mere words alone. Without practice, nothing can be achieved. —Sri Swami Satchidananda
The price of greatness is responsibility. —Sir Winston Churchill
A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. —Saint Basil
Fear grows out of the things we think; it lives in our minds. Compassion grows out of the things we are, and lives in our hearts. —Barbara Garrison
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it you will land among the stars. —Les Brown
Life is a matter of choices, and every choice you make makes you. —John Maxwell
People can do whatever they want if they just set their heart to it, and just never give up, and just go out there and do it. —Bethany Hamilton
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. —David Viscott

See All Quotations

Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
20170116 monday quote Friday quote 20170303 friday quote
20161213 tuesday quote new Monday quote Friday quote
20160906 tuesday quote Wednesday quote Tuesday quote