Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening.

Dorothy Sarnoff

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.


There are people who, instead of listening to what is being said to them, are already listening to what they are going to say themselves.

Albert Guinon

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.

Abigail Adams

That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way.

Doris Lessing

A wise man's question contains half the answer.

Solomon Ibn Gabirol

The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.

Sydney J. Harris