Inspiring words for challenging times

We live in strange and uncertain times, but if you look hard enough, there is positivity to be found in all the chaos. As an original equipment manufacturer in South Africa, the CZ Electronics team is fully aware of the challenges that lie ahead of us in strengthening the country’s economy.

But as a nation, we are always stronger together, and we believe that any challenges that come our way will be overcome. Here are some inspiring words from great thinkers to get the inspiration flowing.

On success

According to the founder of one of the world’s largest media and entertainment companies, achieving success is less talk, more action.

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

On times of difficulty

Having been Britain’s Prime Minister during one of the hardest time in history, Winston Churchill was no stranger to difficulty.

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

On hopes and dreams

America’s World War 2 leader believed that trust in oneself was key.

“The only limit to our realisation of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” –Franklin D. Roosevelt

On creativity

Albert Einstein was known for being a scientific and creative genius.

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” – Albert Einstein

Never be afraid to fail

Legendary author, Truman Capote, knew much failure in his life, but eventually found success.

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavour.” – Truman Capote

On searching for perfection

Always a perfectionist in his work, painter Salvador Dali believed that no one was perfect.

“Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.” – Salvador Dali

On dreaming big

Founding Beatles member and dreamer, John Lennon, believed that we find strength when we work together.

“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.” – John Lennon

Something to remember when times are hard

Civil rights leader and hero, Martin Luther King Jr. believed that there was always light at the end of the tunnel.

“But I know, somehow, that only when it is dark enough can you see the stars.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Stay inspired and hopeful

Nelson Mandela once said, “A winner is a dreamer who never gives up”.

At CZ electronics, we are positive about South Africa’s future, and we are confident that our people will never give up. We look forward to brighter days ahead for all South Africans.

CZ Electronics is a South African-based original equipment manufacturer that supplies partner businesses with TVs, sound and electronics.

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