30+ African Quotes On Love You Should Know

In as much as many will want to deny it, love is a very important part of our life, be it Storge, Agape, Eros, Philia, or Pragma love. There are old African quotes on this very important aspect of our lives, love. These African quotes on love tell the stories of the depth of love as well as its various meanings. Reading between the lines of these African quotes on love, we believe one would learn one or two things about love.

Here Are The African Quotes On Love :

1. To love someone who does not love you is like shaking a tree to make the dew drops fall. – Congo


2. Pretend you are dead and you’ll see who really loves you. African proverb


3. The quarrel of lovers is the renewal of love. Morocco


4. If there is cause to hate someone, the cause to love has just begun. Wolof


5. A letter from the heart can be read on the face. Kenya


6. Let your love be like the misty rain, coming softly but flooding the river. Liberia


7. The house of a person we love is never far. Kenya (Kikuyu)


8. If a woman doesn’t love you, she calls you “brother.” Côte d’Ivoire


9. If the full moon loves you, why worry about the stars? Tunisia


10. Even as the archer loves the arrow that flies, so too he loves the bow that remains constant in his hands. Nigeria


11. If you marry a monkey for its wealth, the money goes and the monkey remains. Egypt


12. A man that does not lie shall never marry. Zimbabwe


13. Don’t try to make someone hate the person he loves. For he will go on loving but he will hate you. Senegal


14. It’s much easier to fall in love than to stay in love. African proverb


15. Love for something makes a man blind and deaf. Suda


16. Love, like rain, does not choose the grass on which it falls. South Africa


17. Marriage is like a groundnut; you have to crack it to see what is inside. Ghanaian proverb


18. One who marries for love alone will have bad days but good nights. Egypt


19. You know who you love but you can’t know who loves you. Nigeria


20. Love is a painkiller. Anonymous African proverb

Random picture of matured African couple


21. Love doesn’t rely on physical features. Lesotho


22. If love is a sickness, patience is the remedy. Cameroon


23. If anyone makes you laugh, it is not always because they love you. Kenya


24. He who loves the vase loves also what is inside. African proverb


25. Love doesn’t listen to rumors. Ghana


26. A good wife is easy to find, but suitable in-laws are rare. Malagasy


27. If you do not travel, you will marry your own sister. Mozambique


28. Bread without sauce and a home without a wife are meaningless. – Ethiopia


29. Love never gets lost it’s only kept. African love quote


30. To love the king is not bad, but a king who loves you is better. Wolof proverb


31. When one is in love, a cliff becomes a meadow. Ethiopia


32. One who loves you, warns you. Uganda (Baganda)


33. Truth should be in love and love in truth – Swahili


34. One thread for the needle, one love for the heart. Sudanese love quote


35. Love is a despot who spares no one. Namibia


36. Do not treat your loved one like a swinging door: you are fond of it but you push it back and forth. Madagascar


37. Don’t be so in love that you can’t tell when it’s raining. Madagascar


38. If you are ugly you must either learn to dance or make love. Zimbabwean Love Quote


Hope you find the perfect African quotes on love that teaches you one or two things about love and And if you know any African quotes on love, kindly drop a comment with the African country it originates from.

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