Celebrity Inspirational Quotes

You gotta keep going. You can do it.

By  | May 09, 2020, 11:36 PM

Quotes are always a good source for inspiration. Everyone from now and then needs to be inspired by others that are hard working and pressing on-wards to achieve their goals. 

The entertainment industry needs one to develop a thick skin. These celebs have their lives in the public eye and are always prone to scrutiny; positive and negative. 

However, they are human and we love when our faves have some inspirational messages to share with their fans. 

Here's a few from our faves that we've rounded up for you.

DJ Sbu


He is one of Mzansi's renowned DJs and he is passionate about hustling and making ends meet. He is the owner of the energy drink, Mofaya and he even has published books, one of them which he titled, The Art Of Hustling.

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"Procrastination is the slaughter of all dreams and vapourises your goals." - DJ Sbu.


DJ Black Coffee


Not only has he made a name for himself in Mzansi, but he is widely known all over the world. His talent as a DJ has seen him play on international stages as far as Milan.

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The DJ says he will never stop following his dreams and the only way to achieve those is to keep working hard and keep drreaming for great things in life.

"Never stop dreaming African child." - DJ Black Coffee.



Trevor Noah


Need a laugh? Trevor Noah is the man to get you cracking. Trevor published a book 'Born A Crime' that saw it become the best seller globally. Today he is the host of the Daily Show in the United States and his humour is what people love most about him. 

"We’re trying to find ways to use humour to enlighten people without preaching to them.” – Trevor Noah.


Basetsana Kumalo


She says that when she wrote her memoir, it was like going through therapy. Basetsana Kumalo is a South African businessperson, philanthropist, TV personality, and beauty pageant title holder.

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"I've had a beautiful and meaning life that I hope has made a difference in others' lives. I wouldn't change a thing about my past, because the mistakes I have made have been part of my journey and defined who I am today." - Basetsana Khumalo.



Thando Hopa


Thando Hopa is a South African model, activist, and lawyer. She is the first woman with albinism to be on the cover of Vogue. She starred in the 2018 Pirelli Calendar, and has worked with the likes of Whoopi Goldberg.

Thando is all about female empowerment and she works towards ending all stereotypes against people living with albanism.

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“I now realize that I have a platform to inspire young girls, and as someone who never had a role model who looked like me when I was growing up, I now hope to be able to show that albinism can be beautiful and is just another kind of normal.” – Thando Hopa​.



Gigi Lamayne


Besides having taken the country by storm with her stage presence, Gigi Lamayne is one of SA's artists, that wants nothing, but to be successful in the industry. She is also passionate about education as well, which she says is key in everybody's lives.

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“Success in life comes when you simply refuse to give up. You possess goals so strong, that obstacles, failure and loss only act as motivation. Also remember: Don’t be distracted by criticism. The only taste of success some people get, is taking a bite off you. Keep It Moving. They can feel that you’re coming.” - Gigi Lamayne.



Cassper Nyovest


We all love Cassper for his dance moves and he's also known for his popular #FillUpConcerts. 

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"Don't go through life tryna prove points to people. Concentrate on what satisfies you, or you will never be happy." - Cassper Nyovest.


Khaya Dlanga


Khaya Dlanga is a South African author, blogger. He is one that is not afraid to speak his mind especially on matters that affect the populace of the nation.

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“When you make education inaccessible, you make prosperity only possible for the already prosperous” - Khaya Dlanga​.



Culoe De Song


He is a South African producer, remixer and DJ. Everybody  loves his music, but he's focused on doing all he can to keep becoming great.

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“There’s enough capacity for greatness in South Africa. Let’s use these God-given grounds to "build” a positive empire.“ - Culoe De Song



Senzo Meyiwa


Gone too soon, but never to be forgotten. Senzo's memory will always live amongst his fans and he will always be remembered for being one who interacted with everybody.

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"Some people can't be pleased, others can. We are happy about those we please and work towards those we don't." - Senzo Meyiwa



Hope you were inspired to not give up in life, but keep holding on and keep dreaming for better in life. Also, keep pushing yourself because no one is going to do it for you.


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