Quotes and Sayings

30 Beautiful Africa Quotes and Sayings on African Culture

Africa is a vast continent with approximately 54 countries to its kit. 

All these countries are richly diverse and unique in flora, fauna, and lifestyle.

When you speak about land area vastness and the human population, they are the second largest after the Asian continent.

Our Africa quotes collection emphasizes this unique country, its safari travel, the present challenges associated with the country, its authentic culture, and much more.

Also, Africa is geographically gifted with the best wide life, hence safari travel in Africa is quite popular.

Their landscapes are amazingly diverse and filled with awe. Some of the quotes about Africa will agree to it.

Some may think the African continent to be a victim of war, slavery and struck mostly with poverty and famine. But there is much to this beautiful continent. 

Our love Africa quotes are aimed at luring you to give this continent a try by visiting their tropical islands, their highest mountain (Mount Kilimanjaro), exploring the savannah, national parks, Victoria falls, wide life safaris, etc.

Do you know that Africa has the longest river in the world? Nile river stretching from Burundi all the way to Egypt.

Also, the pyramids of Giza, one of the seven wonders of the world is situated in Africa.

Curious now? Read our Quotes about Africa to know what famous people have to say about this continent.

Best Africa Quotes and Sayings

Nothing but breathing the air of Africa, and actually walking through
it, can communicate the indescribable sensations.
– William Burchell

Africa suffered under European dominance for centuries.
– Jacob Zuma

In Africa, music is not an art form as much as it is a means of
communication.
– Vernon Reid

One cannot resist the lure of Africa.
– Rudyard Kipling

It’s really beautiful. It feels like God visits everywhere else but
lives in Africa.
– Will Smith

Africa is wealthy in natural resources; the problem is they are not
optimally utilized.
– Yoweri Museveni

Africa had a way of coming back and simply covering everything up
again.
– Alexander Mccall Smith

You are not a country, Africa. You are a concept.You are not a concept,
Africa. You are a glimpse of the infinite.
– Ali Mazrui

You know you are truly alive when you’re living among lions.
– Isak Dinesen

Africa is less a wilderness than a repository of primary and
fundamental values, and less a barbaric land than an unfamiliar voice.
– Beryl Markham

Africa is not a country, but it is a continent like none other. It has
that which is elegantly vast or awfully little.
– Douglas wilder

Africa is not just about where you are born. For me, Africa is the
whole continent; from south to north, to east to west.
– Angelique Kidjo

The richness of Africa, culturally, is vast. That’s the challenge that
we have to face, because most of the time, people in the western world,
their attention span is really narrow.
– Angelique Kidjo

The more Africa depends on aid the less opportunities it creates for
its people.
– Benjamin Kofi Quansah

Africa doesn’t need strongmen, it needs strong institutions.
– Barack Obama

They say that somewhere in Africa the elephants have a secret grave
where they go to lie down, unburden their wrinkled gray bodies, and
soar away, light spirits at the end.
– Robert R. McCammon

Africa has become the big game of the nation hunters. Today, Africa
looms as the greatest commercial, industrial and political prize in the
world.
– Marcus Garvey

Nature is the guardian of Africa. While the sun lights the African sky
in day time, the moon begs the world to help her lighting Africa in the
night.
– Munia Khan

Everything in Africa bites but the safari bug is worst of all.
– Brian Jackman

There is something about safari life that makes you forget all your
sorrows and feel as if you had drunk half a bottle of champagne –
bubbling over with heartfelt gratitude for being alive.
– Karen Blixen

We are all children of Africa, and none of us is better or more
important than the other. This is what Africa could say to the world:
it could remind it what it is to be human.
– Alexander Mccall Smith

Africa gives you the knowledge that man is a small creature, among
other creatures, in a large landscape.
– Doris Lessing

Africa is our center of gravity, our cultural and spiritual mother and
father, our beating heart, no matter where we live on the face of this
earth.
– John Henrik Clarke

Africa is always only portrayed as a continent of suffering, but most
figures are vastly exaggerated.
– James Shikwati

Africa is an extraordinary opportunity at the moment.
– David Adjaye

Africa is one continent, one people and one nation.
– Kwame Nkrumah

Africa is to be pitied, worshipped or dominated.
– Binyavanga Wainaina

Africa gives you the knowledge that man is a small creature, amongst
other creatures, in a large landscape.
– Doris Lessing

Africa is a cruel country; it takes your heart and grinds it into
powdered stone – and no one minds.
– Elspeth Huxley

In Africa, you know, if you’re poor, at least you can go to the forest
and share some mangoes with the gorillas and monkey.
– Emmanuel Jal

In Africa today, we recognise that trade and investment, and not aid,
are pillars of development.
– Paul Kagame

I hope you enjoy reading our quotes about Africa and inspired traveling to Africa at least once in your lifetime. 

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