Quotes on Dance

I always, somehow, knew that I was going to dance. Twyla Tharp

Don't be afraid to be amazing. Andy Offutt Irwin

I explained it when I danced it. Margot Fonteyn

See the music, hear the dance. George Balanchine

One you have danced, you always dance. Judith Jamison

When you are on the dancefloor, there is nothing to do but dance. Umberto Eco

I only dance when I go out. Diane Kruger

You're gonna be ok, dum de dum dum dum, just dance. Ellen Degeneres

Whosoever knoweth the power of the dance, dwelleth in God. Rumi

Dancing is just discovery, discovery, discovery Martha Graham

The mirror is not you. The mirror is you looking at yourself. George Balanchine

The dance is the mother of all languages. Robin G Collingwood

Dancers work and live from the inside. They drive themselves constantly producing a glow that lights not only themselves but audience after audience. Murray Louis

Don't dance for the audience; dance for yourself. Bob Fosse

Let that day be lost to us on which we did not dance once! Friedrich Nietzsche

The world I'm interested in is the one where things are not named. Martha Graham

The only way to do it is to do it. Merce Cunningham

Dance constitutes a true recapturing of... freedom and childish play. Agnes De Mille

Dancing is as old as love. Lucian

At present I am light, now I fly, now I see myself below me, now a god dances through me. Friedrich Nietzsche

I danced from the moment I could stand. Anna Pavlova

In eroticism as dance: one of the partners is always charged with leading the other. Milan Kundera

Always the question for dancers is: Can we fly? Jean-Christophe Maillot

When the circumstances are right, everything becomes a dance. Lynette Fromme

Who expects trouble gets trouble. Donnie Burns

Every dancer lives on the threshold of chucking it. Judith Jamison

crawling about the floor like half-dead November flies is one thing, and dancing reels another. Ethel Smyth

I like very little to talk. There are many things I cannot say, I can only feel them and dance them. Micaela Flores Amaya

The Gods have meant That I should dance And by the Gods I will! Ruth St Denis

You're here, and the only dance I want is this one. Julie Kagawa

I dance with the dancers. Walt Whitman

The self is a dance, constantly in motion. Gabrielle Roth

If you don't do your dance, who will? Gabrielle Roth

Being a dancer meant you nearly always thought about food. Shirley Maclaine

Some things were worth the dance with danger. Nalini Singh

Whatever music you beat on your drum there is somebody who can dance to it. Chinua Achebe

As soon as I hear music, something in me starts to vibrate. Suzanne Farrell

Even the ears must dance. Natalia Makarova

There are those who dance to the rhythm that is played to them, those who only dance to their own rhythm, and those who don't dance at all. Jose Bergamin

I just wanted to perform, to sing, dance and act. Jennifer Ellison

When the circumstances are right, everything becomes a dance. Lynette Fromme

We had something to say. Whenever we played, people didn't dance, they listened. Ruben Blades

There's just something about dance. It's like a primal thing in all of us. Patrick Swayze

Eroticism is like a dance: one always leads the other. Milan Kundera

I very much like dance and dancers. Issey Miyake

Dance for yourself. If someone understands, good. If not, no matter. Louis Horst

Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing. It's the rhythym of your life. Jacques d'Amboise

Let's face the music and dance. Irving Berlin

When you dance, you don't sweat. You glow. Didi

Dance is movement, and movement is life. Ludmilla Chiriaeff

I've done everything but tap dance across the table. Rod Paige

Dance every performance as if it were your last. Erik Bruhn

The modern dance is no dance in the first place, and when you've finally learned it, it's not modern any more. Evan Esar

Dance is an art that imprints on the soul. It is with you every moment, it expresses itself in everything you do. Shirley Maclaine

Dancers are the messengers of the gods. Martha Graham

You must understand the whole of life, not just one little part of it. Jiddu Krishnamurti

Love is a lot like dancing; you just surrender to the music. Pierce Brosnan

Life is the dancer and you are the dance. Eckhart Tolle

Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor. H Jackson Brown Jr

Do it big, do it right and do it with style. Fred Astaire

Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire. George Bernard Shaw

I would believe only in a God that knows how to Dance. Friedrich Nietzsche

When the music and dance create with accord...their magic captivates both the heart and the mind. Jean-Georges Noverre

I enjoy the freedom of modern dance as well as the constraints of classical dance. Deborah Bull

Dancers are instruments, like a piano the choreographer plays. George Balanchine

Dance is communication, and so the great challenge is to speak clearly, beautifully and with inevitability. Martha Graham

Dancing: The Highest Intelligence in the Freest Body. Isadora Duncan

Dance for yourself. If someone else understands, good. If not, no matter. Go right on doing what interests you, and do it until it stops interesting you. Louis Horst

Nothing is more revealing than movement. Martha Graham

How can we know the dancer from the dance? William Butler Yeats

When you get the choice to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance. Lee Ann Womack

Dance on the edge of mystery. Alan Cohen

I learned to act by watching Martha Graham dance, and I learned to dance by watching Charlie Chaplin act. Louise Brooks

How inimitably graceful children are in general-before they learn to dance. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Do the steps that you've been shown, by everyone you've ever known, until the dance becomes your very own. Jackson Browne

I'm just a hoofer with a spare set of tails. Fred Astaire

My muse must come to me on union time. George Balanchine

Though talent is wonderful, dance is 80% work and 20% talent. Tad Williams

Do you want - do you want - do you want to dance with me baby? Joni Mitchell

The Dance: A minimum of explanation, a minimum of anecdotes - and a maximum of sensations. Maurice Bejart



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