75 Beyonce Quotes That Prove She's The True Queen Bee

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Beyoncé was born on September 4, 1981, and now that she's turning 39 this year, she is still proving again and again that she is one of the most talented artists out there.

Take a look at our collection below of the very best Beyonce quotes about life, love and music below that prove she deserves the title of being Queen Bee (or Queen Bey as her Beyhive loves to call her).

Starting in the group Destiny’s Child, Beyoncé along with Kelly Rowland and LaTavia Roberson rose to fame until their official departure in 2006. In 2003, Beyoncé began her solo career during the group’s hiatus and since then has been releasing music that empowers many people.

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Proving how powerful this strong woman has become, as of April 2020, Beyoncé’s net worth is $500 million and she's earned herself a total of 21 Grammys so far.

So other than her well-known music, how has Beyonce impacted the world around her?

Since Destiny’s Child, Beyoncé has changed the music industry and influenced many artists after. Her music along with her live performances have helped to empower not only women but also the Black communities around the world.

Fans and non-fans can agree that no one should talk ill of Beyoncé and that she deserves every ounce of respect. The reason why? Because although she is a strong and powerful artist, she also is not afraid to speak what’s on her mind to empower everyone who is moved by her words. She also doesn’t let her fame get to her head and makes sure that everyone understands she is a human first and a singer second.

People around the world idolize her words because she's never afraid to speak the truth. She has gone through so much in her life, such as dealing with her husband cheating on her and a miscarriage, that people can’t help but not respect her and relate to her. Anything she says has come from experience and has had the public’s best interest in mind.

Here are some of the best Beyoncé quotes to celebrate who she is and how she has left a mark on the world:

Beyonce Quotes About Love

1. “If you are with the right person, it brings out the best version of you.”

2. “There’s definitely a dangerous feeling when you’re in love. It’s giving your heart to someone else and knowing that they have control over your feelings.”

3. “I’ll be there for you if somebody hurts you even if that somebody is me.”

4. “I swore I’d never fall again but this don’t even feel like falling.”

5. “True love breathes salvation back into me.”

6. “Still all up on each other, ain't a damn thing change / My girls can't tell me nothing, I'm gone in the brain”

7. “You are my life/My happiest moments weren't complete/If you weren't by my side/You're my relation/In connection to the sun/With you next to me/There's no darkness I can't overcome/You are my raindrops/I am a seed”

8. “The way that you know what I thought I knew/It's the beat my heart skips when I'm with you/But I still don't understand/Just how your love can do what no one else can”

9. “Love is an endless act of forgiveness. Forgiveness is me giving up the right to hurt you for hurting me.”

10. “Love is so blind it feels right when it's wrong.”

11. “I’m a human being and I fall in love and sometimes I don't have control of every situation.”

12. “This baby has made me love him more than I ever thought I could love another human being. It's just that I love him so much that we almost feel like one. I don't know how to describe it.”

13. “Hit me like a ray of sun / Burning through my darkest night / you’re the only one that I want / Think I’m addicted to your light.”

14. “Cause your love got the best of me, and baby you’re making a fool of me. You got me sprung and I don’t care who sees, cause baby you got me so crazy.”

15. “You know what, I'm very attracted to someone who makes me laugh and is that charming. Really, I could be charmed by anyone. I'm just a sucker for somebody that is charming.”

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Beyonce Quotes About Family

1. “Being pregnant was very much like falling in love. You are so open. You are so overjoyed. There are no words that can express having a baby growing inside of you, so of course, you want to scream it out and tell everyone.”

2. “You know, my mother and I are so close, and I always prayed that I would have that type of relationship with my daughter. And she’s still a baby, but the connection I had with her when I was giving birth was something that I’ve never felt before.”

3. "I just want my child to be happy and healthy and have the opportunity to realize her dreams”

4. “I realized why I was born and more than anything all of the things I want to pass onto my child, and the best way of doing that is not by preaching or telling her but showing her by example.”

5. “I felt like when I was having contractions, I envisioned my child pushing through a very heavy door. And I imagined this tiny infant doing all the work, so I couldn’t think about my own pain… We were talking. I know it sounds crazy, but I felt a communication.”

6. “I have a lot of awards, and I have a lot of these things. And they’re amazing, and I worked my ass off. I worked harder than probably everybody I know to get those things. But nothing feels like my child saying, ‘Mommy!’ Nothing feels like when I look my husband in the eyes.”

7. “I feel really, really just lucky that I can still do what I love, and now have a way bigger meaning. And that’s to be her mother.”

8. “I'm enjoying being a mother. It's like going back to my old job; it's a little strange, but it's important that you don't lose yourself and you still have your own passions. And I'm back to work, I'm back to business."

9. “Just because you become a mother, it doesn’t mean you lose who you are.”

10. “It’s just such a beautiful time in my life to have a child and every day see something new and see her learn something new.”

11. “I'm in a new chapter in my life, and I'm not even trying to be who I was. It's so beautiful that children do that to you."

12. “Giving birth was one of my biggest fears, and having Blue forced me to face it. And now I recognize the strength I have. She teaches me to focus on the things that truly matter, like family, and to pay attention to each moment, because they go by so quickly.”

13. “[My mom] is one of those people that you feel honored to meet. And no matter who you are, you fall in love with her because she is spiritual, she’s inspiring, she’s strong, she’s funny, she’s creative, she’s talented … she’s everything that I want to be.”

14. “My mother always taught me to be strong and to never be a victim. Never make excuses. Never expect anyone else to provide for me things I know I can provide for myself.”

15. “My mother was such a great mother and is still a big part of my life. I want my kids to feel that way about me.”

Beyonce Quotes About Confidence And Loving Yourself

1. “Be healthy and take care of yourself, but be happy with the beautiful things that make you, you.”

2. “Take the time to define yourself and define your value. If you’re having a hard time doing that ask yourself: What is something I would say to someone I love?”

3. “The more you mature, you realize that these imperfections make you more beautiful.”

4. “Do what you were born to do. You have to trust yourself.”

5. “My biggest thing is to teach not to focus on the aesthetic. It’s really about who you are, and the human being that makes you beautiful.”

6. “We all have our imperfections. But I’m human, and you know, it’s important to concentrate on other qualities besides outer beauty.”

7. “Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are.”

8. “It is so liberating to really know what I want, what truly makes me happy, what I will not tolerate. I have learned that it is no one else’s job to take care of me but me.”

9. “I embrace mistakes. They make you who you are.”

10. “When you love and accept yourself, when you know who really cares about you, and when you learn from your mistakes, then you stop caring about what people who don’t know you think.”

11. “Don’t try to lessen yourself for the world; let the world catch up to you.”

12. “I don’t have to prove anything to anyone, I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world.”

13. “I don’t like to gamble, but if there’s one thing I’m willing to bet on, it’s myself.”

14. “I felt like it was time to set up my future, so I set a goal. My goal was independence.”

15. “The reality is: sometimes you lose. And you’re never too good to lose. You’re never too big to lose. You’re never too smart to lose. It happens.”

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Beyonce Quotes About Women

1. “The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence.”

2. “We have to teach our girls that they can reach as high as humanly possible.”

3. “Women have to take the time to focus on our mental health, take time for self, for the spiritual, without feeling guilty or selfish.”

4. “We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. We have to step up as women and take the lead.”

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5. "I truly believe that women should be financially independent from their men. And let’s face it, money gives men the power to run the show. It gives men the power to define value. They define what’s sexy. And men define what’s feminine. It’s ridiculous.”

6. “Any other woman who has to go to work and pick up the kids and make dinner – that’s way harder than what I have to do.”

7. “You should be thinking about building your character and having fun. That’s all. It’s a celebration of curves and a celebration of women’s bodies.”

8. “It’s important for women and men to see and appreciate the beauty in their natural bodies.”

9. “I do believe in equality. Why do you have to choose what type of woman you are? Why do you have to label yourself anything?”

10. “A true diva is graceful, and talented, and strong, and fearless and brave and someone with humility.”

11. “I am a woman and when I think, I must speak.”

12. “You can be a businesswoman, a mother, an artist, and a feminist. Whatever you want to be and still be a sexual being it is not mutually exclusive.”

13. “Humanity requires both men and women and we are equally important and need one another.”

14. “This goes out to all my girls/That’s in the club rocking the latest/Who will buy it for themselves and get more money later.”

15. “Ran by the men, but the women keep the tempo/ It's very seldom, that you're blessed to find your equal.”

Beyonce Quotes About Life

1. “Power is not given to you. You have to take it.”

2. “It’s not about perfection. It’s about purpose.”

3. “When I leave this world, I’ll leave no purpose.”

4. “As soon as I accomplish one thing, I just set a higher goal. That’s how I’ve gotten to where I am.”

5. “Take all the rules away. How can we live if we don’t change?”

6. “Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice.”

7. “The best thing is looking back and realizing how incredible life is. If you don’t take the time to think about or analyze your life you’ll never realize all the dots that are all connected.”

8. “We all have our purpose, we all have our strengths.”

9. “Stop making a big deal out of the little things.”

10. “Perfection is the disease of a nation.”

11. “If everything was perfect, you would never learn and you would never grow.”

12. “I think it’s healthy for a person to be nervous. It means you care – that you work hard and want to give a great performance. You just have to channel that nervous energy into the show.”

13. “To be able to travel the world, especially to places I never thought I’d be… it’s really, you know, still fascinating for me.”

14. “If you don’t take the time to think about and analyze your life, you’ll never realize all the dots that are all connected.”

15. “Enjoy your life. It’s short. That’s my message.”

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Isabell Tenorio is a writer who covers astrology, pop culture, love and relationship topics.