Marcus Garvey Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old marcus garvey quotes, marcus garvey sayings, and marcus garvey proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


With confidence, you have won before you have started.     

Marcus Garvey

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life.     

Marcus Garvey

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.     

Marcus Garvey

Progress is the attraction that moves humanity.     

Marcus Garvey

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life.     

Marcus Garvey

Chance has never yet satisfied the hope of a suffering people.     

Marcus Garvey

What you do to-day that is worthwhile, inspires others to act at some future time.     

Marcus Garvey

A reading man and woman is a ready man and woman, but a writing man and woman is exact.     

Marcus Garvey

Hungry men have no respect for law, authority or human life.     

Marcus Garvey

Africa has become the big game of the nation hunters. Today, Africa looms as the greatest commercial, industrial and political prize in the world.     

Marcus Garvey

If you haven't confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.     

Marcus Garvey

The black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.     

Marcus Garvey

A man's bread and butter is only insured when he works for it.     

Marcus Garvey

There is no force like success, and that is why the individual makes all effort to surround himself throughout life with the evidence of it ; as of the individual so should it be of the nation.     

Marcus Garvey

Africa has become the big game of the nation hunters. Today, Africa looms as the greatest commercial, industrial and political prize in the world.     

Marcus Garvey

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life.     

Marcus Garvey

The ends you serve that are selfish will take you no further than yourself but the ends you serve that are for all, in common, will take you into eternity.     

Marcus Garvey

God made us in his own image, and he had some purpose when he thus created us; then why should we seek to destroy our identity?     

Marcus Garvey