7 Total Quotes

Marva Collins Quotes

Don't try to fix the students, fix ourselves first. The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior. When our students fail, we, as teachers, too, have failed.
Marva Collins
#Education

Determination and perseverance move the world; thinking that others will do it for you is a sure way to fail.
Marva Collins
#Determination

Mr. Meant-to has a friend, his name is Didn't-Do. Have you met them? They live together in a house called Never-Win. And I am told that it is haunted by the Ghost of Might-have-Been.
Marva Collins
#Past

Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.
Marva Collins
#Trust

Success doesn't come to you… you go to it.
Marva Collins
#Success

Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
Marva Collins
#Character

Success doesn't come to you… you go to it.
Marva Collins
#Success