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In the U.K., architects train for five years, and they spend one day on sound.
We have the capacity for about 1.6 human conversations, so if you‘re listening to one conversation particularly, you’re only left with 0.6 for your inner voice that helps you write.
My dream is to make the world sound better, but the only way to do that is to let businesses see that there is profit in it.
This devaluing of listening is handed down from generation to generation. There are many children who don’t have the experience of being listened to by their parents.
Most of us walk around with our ears switched off because so much noise is unpleasant.
The Hindus say, ‘Nada brahma,’ one translation of which is, ‘The world is sound.’ And in a way, that’s true, because everything is vibrating.
Not even a woman cannot understand two people talking at the same time.
If you’re surrounded by noise all the time, it has a pretty bad effect on the spirit.
Conscious listening is very largely overlooked in the mainstream of education. It’s such an important skill in life. And yet we expect children to pick it up from home or from peers informally.
If we teach our children how to listen properly to the world – and especially to each other – they will understand the consequences of their own sound and be far more responsible in making it.
You are one-third as productive in open-plan offices as in quiet rooms. I have a tip for you: if you work in spaces like that, carry headphones with you, with a soothing sound like birdsong. Put them on, and your productivity goes back up to triple what it would be.