How to really listen to the Guru?

Following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

The person should not be insistent on being the ‘person.’ That begins with not seeing the speaker as a person and not imagining the listener to be the person. If here a person is speaking sitting on this chair, then surely there is another person sitting on another chair who is listening. Now, listening cannot really happen…