40 Best Black Love Quotes And Sayings

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Have you come across black love messages lately on the internet and wondered what it is? Some people misinterpret the word ‘love’ and think it includes affection of all types. However, black love is real, unconditional, flawless, unstoppable, and fulfilling. It creates an unbreakable bond between two people and drives it through a divine force. If you think you have experienced this magical feeling with your soulmate and want to share how it feels, you can use black love quotes and messages from our post.

40 Best Black Love Quotes And Sayings

To love and to be loved is one of the greatest feelings ever. Have a look at some of the greatest black love quotes of all time.

  1. Unconditional love will have the final word in reality.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  1. “The times may have changed, but the people are still the same. We’re still looking for love, and that will always be our struggle as human beings.”– Halle Berry
  1. “Being in love with someone will make you come out of your comfort zone. ”Zora Neale Hurston
  1. “I am grateful to have been loved, and to be loved now and to be able to love. Because love liberates.”Maya Angelou
  1. “Love takes off the masks we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” – James Baldwin
  1. Out of love, no regrets--though the goodness be wasted forever. Out of love, no regrets–though the return be never.” ― Langston Hughes
  1. “We choose love. Our love for our children. Our commitment to leaving them a better world. Our love for our country … our love for our fellow citizens … that’s what we choose.”– Michelle Obama
  1. “I found god in myself  and I loved her- I loved her fiercely”– Ntozake Shange
  1. “Paradise is one’s own place, one’s own people, one’s own world, knowing and known, perhaps even loving and loved.”– Octavia E. Butler
  1. “Love is an endless act of forgiveness. Forgiveness is me giving up the right to hurt you for hurting me.”– Beyoncé
  1. “To truly love we must learn to mix various ingredients – care, affection, recognition, respect, commitment, and trust, as well as honest and open communication.”– Bell Hooks
  1. “When you love and accept yourself when you know who really cares about you, and you learn from your mistakes, then you stop caring about what people who don’t know you think.”– Beyonce
  1. “A man who isn’t willing to fight for love will always be alone.”– Malcolm X
  1. “Love means accepting many faults and taking revenge out of your vocabulary. If you love someone, let go of the pain and move on with that person.”– Beyonce
  1. “When we first met, I never felt something so strong. You were like my lover and my best friend all wrapped into one with a ribbon on it.”– Rihanna
  1. “Love is so blind it feels right when it’s wrong.”– Beyonce
  1. “Love sometimes means letting go of something that isn’t right for you. It’s important to walk away from toxic people and things going on in your life. Love gives you strength and courage.”– Lucille Clifton
  1. “Love can hurt, but it shouldn’t stop you from pursuing it. When you love someone, you shouldn’t regret it. The feeling is worth all of the pain you may endure from it.”– Langston Hughes
  1. “Love is a feeling that’s similar to being on a tropical island. It makes you feel like you are safe and living in a peaceful world. Love will bring you peace and joy.”– Octavia E. Butler
  1. “Finding love within yourself is truly an act of God. Love is about accepting everything about yourself.”– by Ntozake Shange
  1. “Don’t ever think I fell for you or fell over you. I didn’t fall in love, I rose in it.”– Toni Morrison
  1. “Some say we are responsible for those we love. Others know we are responsible for those who love us.”– Nikki Giovanni
  1. “The greatest lie ever told about love is that it sets you free.”– Zadie Smith
  1. “To return to love, to get the love we always wanted but never had, to have the love we want but are not prepared to give, we seek romantic relationships. We believe these relationships, more than any other, will rescue and redeem us. True love does have the power to redeem but only if we are ready for redemption. Love saves us only if we want to be saved.”– Bell Hooks
  1. “Paradise is one’s own place, One’s own people, One’s own world, Knowing and known, Perhaps even Loving and loved.” – Octavia Butler
  1. “Kindness eases change, Love quiets fear.”– Octavia Butler
  1. “I found God in myself, and I loved her, I loved her fiercely.”– Ntozake Shange
  1. “If we lose love and self-respect for each other, this is how we finally die.” – Maya Angelou
  1. “No. Don’t never go looking for love girl. Just wait. It’ll come. Like the rain fallin’ from the heaven, it’ll come. Just don’t never give up on love.” – Sonia Sanchez
  1. “I hope I’ll always believe in love. Even if love shames me and tries to destroy me, I hope I’ll want to start again.”– Warshan Shire
  1. “Loving you was like going to war; I never came back the same.”– Warshan Shire
  1. “We have all hurt someone tremendously, whether by intent or accident. We have all loved someone tremendously, whether by intent or accident. It is an intrinsic human trait, and a deep responsibility, I think, to be an organ and a blade. But, learning to forgive ourselves and others because we have not chosen wisely is what makes us most human. We make horrible mistakes. It’s how we learn. We breathe love. It’s how we learn. And it is inevitable.” – Nayyirah Waheed
  1. “She asked, ‘You are in love. What does it look like?’, to which I replied ‘Like everything I’ve ever lost come back to me.’” – Nayyirah Waheed
  1. “You must leave me now, but I feel good in my heart, we stayed together and in love; only death caused us to part.” – Margaret H. Oliver
  1. “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”– Nelson Mandela
  1. “Love is like a virus. It can happen to anybody at any time.” – Maya Angelou
  1. “When you’re truly in love, you will never have anything to hide.”– Jay-Z
  1. Loving someone liberates the lover as well as the beloved. And that kind of love comes with age.”– Maya Angelou
  1. There are people in the world who will love you and people in the world who will hurt you, and there are people in the world who will do both. When it’s over and it’s gone, you almost wish that you could have all that bad stuff back so you can have the good.”– Rihanna
  1. “If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love.” – Maya Angelou

Love can be found any where and every where, and it is beyond the convictions of all differences. These black love quotes and sayings demonstrate the power of love and how it transforms lives.

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Siddharth Kesiraju

Siddharth holds a master's degree in communication and journalism from the University of Hyderabad. He has around six years of experience in various fields of writing and editing. As an associate editor at MomJunction, Siddharth edits and ensures the articles are aligned with the website's editorial standards. Having done a certification course in Relationship Coaching, he also writes on Relationships.... more