Focused Listening!

These words are mere echos of the truth. If you remain fixated on the words you remain in an altered state of mind. Listening to the clear essence behind the words is very important. In listening there is no listener; there is no reference to mind. Pure listening is in flow with the open consciousness out of which these words arise. How can you apply these words to your life?

1) What do I mean by the above statement? How can you apply this quote to your life?

2) How does this statement about Focused Listening! apply to, or change the essence of "your life"? How is it significant?

(Please sit with this for a while. Surrender to the energy evoked by the statement and resist looking for the answers. Please do not post a theoretical spiritual response)

How does this quote apply to your every day living experience.
Please resist the urge to entertain theories about this quote – what is
the direct experience of what I am inviting you to explore!