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Ear Quotes

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Insult comes not from the mouth,
but from the ear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Wisdom Values Life Human-Nature Psychology Self-Esteem

There is a good ear, in some men,
that draws supplies to virtue
out of very indifferent nutriment.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch,
a smile, a kind word, a listening ear,
an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring,
all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
- Leo Buscaglia

Life is like music; it must be composed by ear,
feeling, and instinct, not by rule.
- Samuel Butler

 

The most called-upon prerequisite of a friend is an accessible ear.
- Maya Angelou

We may stumble, but always there is that eternal voice,
forever whispering within our ear,
that thing which causes the eternal quest,
that thing which forever sings and sings.
- Ernest Holmes

If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient.
It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

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Offense comes not from the mouth, but from the ear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For it was not into my ear you whispered,
but into my heart.
It was not my lips you kissed,
but my soul.
- Judy Garland

I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear
to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat.
- Sylvester Stallone

I think men who have a pierced ear
are better prepared for marriage.
They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
- Rita Rudner

Men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage -
they've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
- Rita Rudner

A few minutes ago every tree was excited,
bowing to the roaring storm,
waving, swirling, tossing their branches
in glorious enthusiasm like worship.
But though to the outer ear these trees
are now silent, their songs never cease.
- John Muir

Only very brave mouse makes nest in cat's ear.
- Earl Derr Biggers

Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc,
which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984.
- Kevin Mitnick

He has Van Gogh's ear for music.
- Billy Wilder

I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike.
And judging, frankly.
Constantly judging.
- Kathy Griffin

It is hard to look up to a leader who keeps his ear to the ground.
- James H. Boren

It's an ear job, not an eye job.
- Donald T. Regan

Anyone who tries to keep track of what is happening
in China is going to end up by wearing all the skin
of his left ear from twirling around on it.
- Robert Benchley

No siren did ever so charm the ear of the listener
as the listening ear has charmed the soul of the siren.
- Henry Taylor

Children don't need much advice but they really do
need to be listened to and not just with half an ear.
- Emma Thompson

I have a good ear for languages.
- Harry Dean Stanton

Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.
- Anne Sexton

Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if
our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and
another hand reaches out to take up our arms.
- Che Guevara

I feel that my ear candy is a little different from
the ear candy most people are receiving right now.
- Bubba Sparxxx

If you wish to spare yourself and your venerable family,
give heed to my advice with the ear of intelligence.
If you do not, you will see what God has willed.
- Hulagu Khan

I can't read a note of music.
I just do it all from ear.
- Jane Horrocks

I have found life an enjoyable, enchanting,
active, and sometime terrifying experience,
and I've enjoyed it completely.
A lament in one ear, maybe, but always a song in the other.
- Sean O'Casey

I was improvising before I was reading music.
I was just trying to play things on the clarinet by ear.
I think my ear is one of my greatest assets.
- Pete Fountain

As it enters the ear, does it come in like broken glass
or does it come in like honey?
- Eddie Condon

I don't read music or anything, so when I produce,
I go basically by ear.
- Erykah Badu

The talent of a true writer and poet is in the ear.
- Bryant H. McGill

Dogs feel very strongly that they should always go with you in the car,
in case the need should arise for them to bark violently
at nothing right in your ear.
- Dave Barry

I love horns, and the bigger the band,
the better it sounds to my ear.
- Levon Helm

The best training is to play by ear:
trial by fire.
- John Legend

Each mind is pressed, and open every ear,
to hear new tidings, though they no way joy us.
- Edward Fairfax

I have always thought that my ear is also very influenced by my eyes.
- Emanuel Ax

Eclecticism is the word.
Like a jazz musician who creates his own style out
of the styles around him,
I play by ear.
- Ralph Ellison

France turned a deaf ear to the demands,
but Ho had succeeded in attracting great publicity
in progressive French circles to the situation in Indochina.
- Wilfred Burchett

I try to keep my ear to the streets without sacrificing who I am as an artist.
If a song needs a drum machine I'll use a drum machine.
If it needs a drummer, I'll use a real drummer.
- Teena Marie

I also went to art school and learned to play a piano there,
but I play by ear.
- John Mayall

A pun is not bound by the laws which limit nicer wit.
It is a pistol let off at the ear; not a feather to tickle the intellect.
- Charles Lamb

Then as the years went on and my listening became more deliberate,
I would climb up on an arm of our big sofa to get my
ear closer to the wireless speaker.
- Seamus Heaney

If you don't generate tension in the film to begin with...
you can't really make a purse out of a sow's ear,
you know.
- Dennis Weaver

The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is
shocked by the unexpected;
the eye,
on the other hand, tends to be impatient,
craves the novel and is bored by repetition.
- W. H. Auden

My father had a varied ear, from Hank Williams to Ravel.
- Madeleine Peyroux

By the visual pattern, but mostly I'm guided entirely by my ear,
what I hear.
- Leo Ornstein

I learned to tune a guitar by ear.
That method has served me pretty well.
- Charley Pride

A kiss, when all is said, what is it? A rosy dot placed on the 'I' in loving;
Tis a secret told to the mouth instead of to the ear.
- Edmond Rostand

The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people.
- Woodrow Wilson

It is not the voice that commands the story:
it is the ear.
- Italo Calvino

I started playing in the band and learned to play piano by ear.
- Kevin Richardson

Every night, whisper "peace" in your husband's ear.
- Andrei A. Gromyko

When music fails to agree to the ear,
to soothe the ear and the heart and the senses,
then it has missed the point.
- Maria Callas

Nothing is so beautiful as spring - when weeds,
in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush;
Thrush's eggs look little low heavens,
and thrush through the echoing timber does so rinse and wring the ear,
it strikes like lightning to hear him sing.
- Gerard Manley Hopkins

If you really believe music is dangerous,
you should let it go in one ear and out the other.
- Jose Bergamin

Great music is that which penetrates the ear with facility
and leaves the memory with difficulty.
Magical music never leaves the memory.
- Thomas Beecham

Writing poetry makes you intensely conscious of how words sound,
both aloud and inside the head of the reader.
You learn the weight of words and how they sound to the ear.
- Helen Dunmore

I have the worst ear for criticism; even when I have
created a stage set I like,
I always hear the woman in the back of the dress circle
who says she doesn't like blue.
- Cecil Beaton

I learn my songs by ear.
- Kate Smith

Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
- Thomas Fuller

We suspect Dr. Clutterbuck's sense of hearing must be injured:
for him the 'ear trumpet' magnifies but distorts sound,
rendering it less distinct than before.
- Robert James Graves

Here is everything which can lay hold of the eye,
ear and imagination - everything which can charm and
bewitch the simple and ignorant.
I wonder how Luther ever broke the spell.
- John Adams

I was the same kind of father as I was a harpist -
I played by ear.
- Harpo Marx

The ear disapproves but tolerates certain musical pieces;
transfer them into the domain of our nose,
and we will be forced to flee.
- Jean Cocteau

The eye is a very quick instrument, much quicker than the ear.
The eye gets it immediately.
- Anish Kapoor

We only consult the ear because the heart is wanting.
- Blaise Pascal

Learning to read music in Braille and play by ear helped
me develop a damn good memory.
- Ray Charles

I had a quick ear and could pick up languages.
- Diane Cilento

The average person's ear weighs what you are,
not what you were.
- Francis Quarles


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