Quote by Toba Beta
They don't directly listen to you.They just hear things within their minds that triggered by your words.
This quote suggests that people may not truly listen to what you are saying, but instead, their own preconceived notions or thoughts are triggered by your words. It implies that communication is not always effective or meaningful because individuals are not fully engaged in the listening process. Rather, they rely on their own internal filters, allowing personal biases and assumptions to shape their understanding of the message being conveyed.
I said to my soulBe stillAnd wait without hopeFor hope would be hope for the wrong thingAnd wait without loveFor love would be love of the wrong thingThere is yet faithBut the faith and the hope and the loveAre all in the waitingAnd do not thinkFor you are not ready for thoughtSo the darkness shall be the lightAnd the stillnessThe dancing