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Quotes Blog

South Africa is a multiethnic society encompassing a wide variety of cultureslanguages, and religions. Its pluralistic makeup is reflected in the constitution‘s recognition of 11 official languages, the fourth-highest number in the world.

Our blog celebrates South Africans by compiling quotes by South Africans for South Africans. We want to inspire, motivate, and celebrate South Africans by people they know, love and can relate to.

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‘I brought you to this world I can take you out’ – African Mom

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‘Stop being so offended by other people’s success. Your path is waiting for you to embrace it. That’s where your riches are.’ – Boity

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‘Procrastination is the slaughter of dreams and vaporises your goals’ – DJSBU

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‘Find something that forces you to be a better version of yourself’. – Bonang Matheba

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‘My biggest advice for entrepreneurs; don’t do it alone. Get a partner, join a community, build a network and get mentors. You need incredible people around you to do great things.’ – Mashudu Modau
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‘You cannot be philosophical about death, IT JUST HURTS and you have to give it time for the wounds to heal’. – Sindi Dlathu
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‘One of the reasons that motivated me to get back to my fitness regime is the fact that I needed my body to look the part and match the wealth that’s coming my way.’ – @Boity
frog, green, leaf
‘If you are not bringing value to end-user, you should be disrupted’.

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‘Most people aren’t lazy, they’re just doing something they don’t like’.

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‘Don’t worry about your age, you can STILL succeed… Even if you’re 50 years old, the process is the same. Learn from your previous mistakes’. – DJSBU
‘Staying positive doesn’t mean you have to be happy all the time. It means that even in the midst of your hard days, you know that there are better days coming’ – Zakes Bantwini