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Ear Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Ear

Please enjoy these Ear Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

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

Related topics: Romantic Love

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

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)

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

 

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

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

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

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Because, in opera, I have to sing for people that are very far from me,
instead of, when I sing a song, I try to imagine to
sing like in an ear of a child.
- Andrea Bocelli

My uncle gave me a trumpet, but I loved the Louis Armstrong
sound and the Harry James sound and I played by ear
and I played always soulful or very direct from the gut.
- Dick Dale

Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear,
but rather from heart to heart.
- William Jennings Bryan

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

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

And for the few that only lend their ear,
That few is all the world.
- Samuel Daniel

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

Grammar is a piano I play by ear.
All I know about grammar is its power.
- Joan Didion

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

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

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

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

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 can't cut off an ear everyday.
Do the Van Gogh here and the Mozart there.
Anyway it's exhausting enough always having to check
up on what one is really doing!.
- Martin Kippenberger

Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.
- Francis Quarles

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

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

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

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

We sometimes laugh from ear to ear, but it would be
impossible for a smile to be wider than the distance between our eyes.
- Malcolm De Chazal

Loquacity storms the ear, but modesty takes the heart.
- Robert South

I learn my songs by ear.
- Kate Smith

What comprises good performance? The ability through
singing or playing to make the ear conscious of the
true content and affect of a composition.
- Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

When I give a lecture, I accept that people look at their watches,
but what I do not tolerate is when they look at it
and raise it to their ear to find out if it stopped.
- Marcel Achard

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

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony is the most sublime noise
that has ever penetrated into the ear of man.
- E. M. Forster

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

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

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

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 ear is the avenue to the heart.
- Voltaire

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 ask you: turn a deaf ear to the special interests.
Let politics stand down for a while.
don't waste anytime thinking about future elections
until we've done our jobs here.
- Bob Riley

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to
the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.
- Abba Eban

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

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

Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen,
and a push in the right direction.
- John C. Crosby

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

The best way to make a silk purse from a sow's ear
is to begin with a silk sow.
The same is true of money.
- Norman Ralph Augustine

I still have a full-time day job, which is why it took
me five years to write An Ear to the Ground,
and why I won't have another book finished by next week.
- Ken Thompson

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

One disadvantage of being a hog is that at any moment
some blundering fool may try to make a silk purse out of your wife's ear.
- J. B. Morton

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

I hope that no more groans of wounded men and women
will ever go to the ear of the Great Spirit Chief above,
and that all people may be one people.
- Chief Joseph


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