What music ismore enchanting thanthevoices of young people, when you can't hear what they say?Logan Pearsall Smith: 1931Afterthoughts,'Age and Death'.
Come on and hear, Come on and hear Alexander's Ragtime BandIrving originally Israel Baline Berlin: 1911 'Alexander's Ragtime Band', opening lines, featured in the 1938 film of the same title.
And were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well: he maketh both the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.Bible (NewTestament): St Mark 7:37.
Do not let me hear Of the wisdom of old men, but rather of their folly.T(homas) S(tearns) Eliot: 1940 Four Quartets,'East Coker', pt.2.
And he said unto them, He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.Bible (NewTestament): St Mark 4:9.
He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.Bible (NewTestament): St Matthew11:15.
Jazz will endure just as long as people hear it through their feet instead of their brains.c.1920 Attributed.
Hear,O Israel: the L our God is one L: And thou shalt love the L thy God with all thy soul, and with all thy might.Bible (Old Testament): Deuteronomy 6:4-5.
The oldest griefs of summer seem less sad than drone of mowers on suburban lawns and girls'thin laughter, to the ears that hear the soft rain falling of the failing stars.Edgell Rickword: 1921 'Regret for the Passing of the Entire Scheme ofThings'.
If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably wantto know iswhere Iwasborn, and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind ofcrap, but Idon't feel likegoing into it.J(erome) D(avid) Salinger: 1951The Catcher in the Rye, ch.1.