There is a difference between being listened to and being heard.
— Gillian Anderson

I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am.
Sylvia Plath listened quote

No one every listened themselves out of a job.
— Calvin Coolidge

If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
— Epicurus

The less you talk, the more you're listened to.
— listened quotation by Abigail Van Buren