Erica Abi Wright, known professionally as Erykah Badu, is an American rhythm-and-blues singer, songwriter, record producer and actress. Profoundly inspirational Erykah Badu quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.
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Famous Erykah Badu Quotes
Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life. Yoko Ono
I know that I want to concentrate more on my inside pretty than my outside pretty, because thats gonna go away. But if your inside is beautiful, it never wears away. The light always shows on the outside if you are striving to be good inside.
Good morning, babe! I’m the luckiest person on earth.
Peace and Blessings manifest with every lesson learned. If your knowledge were your wealth then it would be well earned.
Waking up to your beautiful face is a blessing that I never take for granted
Be you. Make sure you’re saying something when you’re saying something. It’s important to sound like you, to feel like you, to be like you. Be you.
You and the sunshine have one thing in common: you both brighten my days.
I think a lot of people have lost respect for the individual, you know, the individual, the person who doesn’t conform.
Good morning, sunshine! Your beauty takes my breath away.
We as Black people have to tell our own stories. We have to document our history. When we allow someone else to document our history the history becomes twisted and we get written out. We get our noses blown off
You’re the best thing to wake up to
Following your heart also means eliminating the things that no longer evolve you.
My mornings wouldn’t be the same without seeing your face when I rise.
I was born to make mistakes, but I ain’t scared to take the weight.
I never want to get out of bed when I’m lying next to you.
The light always shows on the outside if you are striving to be good on the inside.
Every morning when I wake up, I can’t wait to tell you how much I love you.
This pain to remain the same outweighs the pain to change When you get tired enough is when you begin to want to sacrifice everything inside of you the fear just leaves.
Nothing comes close to the joy I feel when I wake up next to you.
I figure, if the mind just ‘has’ to be busy, why not make up happy sh*t?
My day is always off to a great start when you’re the first thing I see
I’m free. I just do what I want, say what I want, say how I feel, and I don’t try to hurt nobody. I just try to make sure that I don’t compromise my art in any kind of way, and I think people respect that.
As the sun rises, I bask in the beauty of your natural glow
My hair is an aesthetic choice At the same time, how you wear your hair is a political statement as well.
When I open my eyes, you’re all that I want to see
I don’t feel like I need to preach to the world or nothing like that. I just feel like I share what I say, and if listeners get it, they get it. And I never underestimate the audience’s ability to feel me.
The last thing I think about before I go to sleep and the first thing I think of when I wake up is you.
I’m a complete human being. I’m very emotional and loving. I feel, I hurt, I give, I take, and also I think. I analyze. I’m a sociologist, anthropologist.
Waking up next to you every morning is a gift that I will always cherish
I’m a woman who has gone through many heartaches, enough to dedicate my whole life to trying to figure them out.
Good morning, sweetheart. You light up my life
I strongly believe that the more positive my vibration is, the clearer my message will be. I keep my negative thoughts from infiltrating my pathway and my dreams. Other people’s thoughts are none of my business.
Mornings wouldn’t be the same without you, my love.
That’s the moment I learned that the more you believe in yourself, the stronger the vibration touches someone else, and things begin to happen the way you dreamed that they would.
Rise and shine, babe. Your smile is as bright as the sun.
Personally, I don’t choose any particular religion or symbol or group of words or teachings to define me. That’s between me and the most high. You know, my higher self. The Creator.
You are the reason I wake up with a smile on my face
From then on, I realized this is what I want to do, what I’m supposed to do: Giving energy and receiving it back through applause. I love it. That’s my world. I love it. I enjoy it. I live for it.
When I open my eyes, you’re the first thing on my mind.
What does music mean to me? I don’t think I would really be much without it, without it coming through me. It’s my means of communication, my means of growth, my means of transportation from one point in my life to another
My biggest dream came true because I got to wake up next to you
The music business is motivated by money. Music is motivated by energy and feelings.
Forget coffee. Waking up next to your gorgeous face is the only boost I need
I consider my musical ability to be a gift from the Creator. It’s not that I try to work hard or anything like that, it’s a gift, it was given to me, and I appreciate it.
Singing birds don’t have anything on your angelic voice first thing in the morning
The kind of music or the kind of arrangements that I do, the kind of musicians I choose, is just what I like to hear.
Good morning, darling. May your day be as lovely as you are
Being honest is my job. That’s what music is for me.
Call me a morning person because rising next to you is the highlight of my day.
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night. William Blake
I believed in myself, and I’ve always worked very, very hard as an artist, and I am an artist in every sense of the word.
Waking up in your arms is the only place I want to be
I have a master plan as an artist. I’ve always said I’m not going to be punching nobody’s clock. I will work as an artist to survive in this world.
Looking deeply into your eyes is as mesmerizing as watching the sunrise
I’m a performance artist first; I’m a recording artist second.
Nothing compares to waking up by your side
Anything that had to do with art I been doing all my life. It was a gift. It’s nothing I work real hard at doing.
Good morning, babe. I look forward to waking up next to you every morning
I love being an entertainer not really fond of being a celebrity.
You’re the cherry on top of every morning.
People are organizing and fusing together to make change, and it’s inspiring. I think it’s part of the natural order of things. We’re evolving, and what helps us evolve is social media. Social media is social evolution. It’s sparking a great change.
It’s not always easy to wake up in the morning, but with your smile, you make it easier.
I think people who vibrate at the same frequency, vibrate toward each other. They call it in science sympathetic vibrations.
The best part of waking up is staring into your eyes
They play it safe, are quick to assassinate what they do not understand. They move in packs, ingesting more and more fear with every act of hate on one another.
Good morning, sweetheart. You make every morning special.
Society has a problem with female nudity when it is not when it is not packaged for the consumption of male entertainment. Then it becomes confusing.
The best feeling in the world is starting my day with you by my side.
I mean, that’s a big part of our existence here on earth, the personal relationship we have with the person that we love, with the person that we make love to, with the person that we share our lives with. We expect a lot of things back from our loved one, and the lesson is to accept and not expect.
When I see your handsome face first thing in the morning, I know it’s going to be a good day.
He definitely does what a partner is supposed to do, that is, evolve you.
I never hit the snooze button because it means less time seeing your smile
Never knew what a friendship was, never knew how to really love, you can’t be what I need you to, & I don’t know why I f**k with you.
It’s always a good morning when I wake up next to you
When you’re in a relationship you want it to work. My parents did, I did. But we are not taught how to make it work.
Rise and shine, baby. The day is better because you’re a part of it!
I’m a recovering undercover over lover.
Nothing is as motivating as starting my day with you by my side.
One look at you gives me the strength to face the day ahead.
Better think while it’s still legal. Erykah Badu
The sound of your calm voice first thing in the morning gives me a sense of peace
We as Black people have to tell our own stories. We have to document our history. When we allow someone else to document our history the history becomes twisted and we get written out. We get our noses blown off. Erykah Badu
Good morning, honey. May your day be as sweet as you are
Morning kisses from afar!
Mornings are my favorite part of the day because you’re the first thing I see
I hope your day rocks as much as you do. Thanks for being the best partner a person could ask for.
Your gentle touch is the reason I rise with a smile on my face
Went to sleep thinking of you and woke up thinking of you. You’re the most beautiful human.
Sunrises are even more beautiful because I get to watch them with you
Time to spend another day counting down the hours till I see you again!
Good morning, baby. I hope your day is as radiant as your bright smile
Your love is beyond generous and I wake up grateful each morning.
Who needs caffeine when the best mood and energy booster is right next to me?
Good morning to the person whose smile always lights up the room!
I like my coffee like I like my man hot, sweet and strong!
Best part of my morning is seeing you sleep later than me. Hope you have a great start to your day!
Who needs to wake up in a room with a view, when I get to lay my eyes on you?
You look so cute and cozy in the morning. Many kisses and I’ll see you later.
Nothing gets me ready to face the day like a sweet wake up call from my love
Roses are red, violets are blue, the only thing sweeter than sleep is you.