Quotes by Marva Collins

Success doesn't come to you...you go to it.

Marva Collins

Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.

Marva Collins

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A man that should call everything by its right name, would hardly pass the streets without being knocked down as a common enemy.

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People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.

J. Michael Straczynski

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.

Stephen Hawking

Think not disdainfully of death, but look on it with favor for even death is one of the things that Nature wills.

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Difficult as it is really to listen to someone in affliction, it is just as difficult for him to know that compassion is listening to him.

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It's not the having, its the getting.

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Choice is an illusion, created between those with power, and those without.

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