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Dance Quotes

“Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf”. -Rabindranath Tagore

“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance”. -Alan Watts


“Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching”. - Satchel Paige

“He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying”. -Friedrich Nietzsche


“Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body”. -Martha Graham

“Only when you drink from the river of silence shall you indeed sing. And when you have reached the mountain top, then you shall begin to climb. And when the earth shall claim your limbs, then shall you truly dance”. -Khalil Gibran


“I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself”. -Mikhail Baryshnikov


“I dance. I don't really do anything else. -Maddie Ziegler


“Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it is an old business procedure”. -Fran Lebowitz

“Dance never really goes away; it just reforms and reinvents, and it's become more athletic with new connection to fitness and sport. Dance used to have this exclusivity, but not any more”. -Bonnie Langford

“Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.” ? Voltaire

 

“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” ? Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.” ? Rumi

 

“We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” ? Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.” ? Ann Richards

 

“And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, they danced by the light of the moon.” ? Edward Lear, The Owl and the Pussycat

 

“Almost nobody dances sober, unless they happen to be insane.” ? H.P. Lovecraft

 

“You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination.” ? Roman Payne

 

“Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion.” ? Martha Graham

 

“I don't want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance. ” ? George Balanchine

 

“There is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will be lost.” ? Martha Graham

 

“Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music” ? William Stafford

 

“The problem is not making up the steps but deciding which ones to keep.” ? Mikhail Baryshnikov

 

“Ballet is not technique but a way of expression that comes more closely to the inner language of man than any other”. - George Borodin

 

“Dancing is like dreaming with your feet!” – Constanze

 

“Dance is more than an art form; it is life itself.”  ? Marty Rubin

 

“Everything in the universe has rhythm. Everything dances.”  — Maya Angelou

 

“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.”  — Wayne Dyer

 

“We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes, we dance for screams, we are the dancers, we create the dreams.”  — Albert Einstein

 

“Dance first, think later.”  — Samuel Beckett

 

“I'm dancing to the music of the madness inside me.”  — George C. Wolfe

 

“No one is born a dancer. You have to want it more than anything “ — Mikhail Baryshnikov

 

“I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what it too deep to find for words.”  — Ruth St. Denis

 

“To dance is to reach for a word that doesn't exist, to sing the heartsong of a thousand generations, to feel the meaning of a moment in time.”  — Beth Jones

 

“I celebrate myself, I paint and dance and sing myself, and what I assume you will assume, for every atom as of me as good belongs to dreamy You. I am a song. I am a poem. I am a soil and a gem. I am a stargate and a voyage. I am the ocean and your soul. “ ? Oksana Rus

 

“ I was afraid of the dance once, too. But I learned to embrace it and the mistakes I would make. Do not turn away from your fear. Turn toward love instead.”  ? Holly Lynn Payne

“The dance is over, the applause subsided, but the joy and feeling will stay with you forever.”  — W.M. Tory

“I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his “divine service”. — Friedrich Nietzsche

“[… Dance] involves every possible feeling (as potential), because it is of the body, which is lived (inescapably) as a body of feeling. Some of these feelings we can name, and some we cannot, since we associate feelings with language only when we name them. The body lives sentience on a preverbal level. Dance exists first on this primordial level, not on an intellectual plane (even though it requires skill and intelligence). Its inmost substance cannot be reasoned, only experienced.”  ? Sondra Horton Fraleigh

“Without any music, I started to dance. I wanted the music to be inside me, or at least for it to appear that way. I imagined myself the lead with an audience here to see me perform in a famous ballet. In my fantasy, there was no panic attack. I was free to dance. Free to be me.”  ? Lesa Howard

“The most essential thing in dance discipline is devotion, the steadfast and willing devotion to the labor that makes the classwork not a gymnastic hour and a half, or at the lowest level, a daily drudgery, but a devotion that allows the classroom discipline to become moments of dancing too.”  — Merce Cunningham

 

“If you want to dance seriously, do. You must think about it day and night, dream about it, desire it.”  — Christa Justus

 

“People tend to look at dancers like we are these little jewels, little cardboard cut-outs, and yet we have blood and guts and go through Hell.”  — Susan Jaffe

 

“There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.” - Vicki Baum

 

“You don't stop dancing from growing old, you grow old from stopping to dance.” – Unknown

 

“My body is not what it used to be” – 8 year old Ballroom dancing girl

 


 
At DanceSport Club we teach many different Ballroom and Latin dances. Check out our dance class schedule to find which dances we teach.
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