South African Actor and Director Shona Ferguson has achieved a lot in his lifetime. The co-founder of Production company Ferguson Films is a big name in South African Television and when he has something to say, fans and followers are listening.
1. On success and criticism
The former Generations star recently took to Instagram to put some haters in place with a powerful quote by Grant Cardone.
This was in response to rumors circulating about how he mistreated cast members in his production company. The quote definitely did its job.
2. On making their marriage work
Shona and his wife Connie Ferguson are the ultimate power couple.
He quoted “There is no trick to making a marriage work. We don’t focus too much on the outside because no one from the outside truly knows us.”
3. On being inspired by the Bible
As is evident from his Instagram feed, Shona takes inspiration from the Bible. The posts are encouraging and give his followers inspiration as is evident from their comments.
4. On Kobe Bryant’s passing
The acclaimed producer paid tribute to Kobe Bryant by posting a picture of himself in a T-Shirt with the words ‘Black Mamba'' written on it, Kobe’s nickname given to him by fans. He captioned the post with one of his favorite posts.
“I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success. Great things come from hard work & perseverance. NO EXCUSES.” - Kobe Bryant
5. On maintaining inner peace
Shona claims he’s learned how to stay calm and protect his inner peace by cutting off negativity and toxic people. His wife, The Queen Connie, backed him up on his Instagram post saying, “you and I both”. The couple has been able to stand strong amid a lot of recent criticism.
6. On family
The Botswanian born producer posted a quote by his character, Simon Masire, from his recently launched Netflix series Kings of Joberg, highlighting the importance of family.
7. On ethics
Ferguson highlighted his work ethic with a quote by Hal Elrod about being responsible for one’s actions.
8. On the power of silence
Another quote that leaves us all inspired is one on the power of silence.
Image Cred: Instagram