Quotes of Deafness

“ Think you of the fact that a deaf person cannot hear. Then, what deafness may we not all possess? What senses do we lack that we cannot see and cannot hear another world all around us? ”

- Frank Herbert

“ The organizations of men, like men themselves, seem subject to deafness, near-sightedness, lameness, and involuntary cruelty. We seem tragically unable to help one another, to understand one another. ”

- John Cheever

“ Your tale, sir, would cure deafness. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ What is charity? It is silence — when your words would hurt. It is patience — when your neighbor is hurt. It is deafness — when a scandal flows. It is thoughtfulness — for others' woes. It is promptness — when duty calls… ”

- Unknown
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