quote by Vicki Baum

There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.

— Vicki Baum

Heartwarming Ballroom Dance quotations

Ballroom dance quote If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
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Dance for yourself. If someone understands, good. If not, no matter.

Dance till the stars come down from the rafters Dance, Dance, Dance 'till you drop.

Ballroom dance quote You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.
You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

For ballroom dancing, remember that your partners have their own distinctive styles also. Cultivate flexibility. Be able to adapt your style to that of your partner. In doing so, you are not surrendering your individuality, but blending it with that of your partner.

There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.


The good Lord gave you a body that can stand most anything. It's your mind you have to convince.

Ballroom dance quote Think positively; Exercise daily; Eat Healthy; Work Hard; Stay strong; Worry les
Think positively; Exercise daily; Eat Healthy; Work Hard; Stay strong; Worry less; Dance more; Love often.

When you do dance, I wish you a wave o' the sea, that you might ever do nothing but that.

Dance first. Think later. It's the natural order.

Ballroom dancing is a contact sport. Rugby is a collision sport.

Ballroom dance quote Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance with
Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance with the rain
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Dance... enjoy each step along the way.


Freedom to a dancer means discipline. That is what technique is for -- liberation.

...all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill in dancing.

Ballroom dance quote Trust me, You can dance.
Trust me, You can dance.
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Work like you don't need the money.

Nobody cares if you can't dance well.

Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room.

Ballroom dance quote Optimist is someone who figures that taking a step backward after a step forward
Optimist is someone who figures that taking a step backward after a step forward is not a disaster, it's more like a cha-cha.

I don't try to dance better than anybody but myself.

To chase the glowing hours with flying feet.

As a former football player who has carried a football more than 4,000 times, trust me, I did not go into ballroom dancing with my body being 100 percent, with no aches or pains or ailments coming with me. When you're dancing, you're doing stuff that your body's not used to, and so you start to aggravate those old injuries.

Ballroom dance quote Take more chances, dance more dances.
Take more chances, dance more dances.

Invitation to Dance- It’s a Dance.

And sometimes they turn the lights off in this ballroom. But we’ll dance anyway, you and I. Even in the Dark. Especially in the Dark. May I have the pleasure?

Success, failure, pain, small furry animals, household products, freeways, Star Wars systems - all are interlinked in the dance of tantra, the disco of the mind, the ballroom of cosmic consciousness.


If you can walk, you can run.

Ballroom dance quote Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in
Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain.
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When it came to the stylish and graceful art of ballroom dancing, my dad was a king of the clubs, a prowling tiger and a wonderfully natural mover.

Ballroom is two people dancing together to music, touching in perfect harmony.

Learn at least two classic ballroom dances, at least one of them Latin.

Ballroom dance quote No matter what, nobody can take away the dances you've already had.
No matter what, nobody can take away the dances you've already had.

My father made sure that I had lots of levels of education – from ballroom-dancing to painting, commando training, theatre and magic.


It's great that ballroom dancing is being recognised.

For many years ballroom dancers were misunderstood and other dance forms didn't want anything to do with us.

The adult who puts his arm around his companion in the ballroom, and the child in the roadway, skipping in a round dance - they forget themselve, they dissolve the weight of earthly contact and the rigidity of daily existence. The soul slips into a twilight stage.

Ballroom dance quote The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
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Ballroom dancing is like being on Mars compared to what I've done throughout my life.

I didn't go to college. I got tired of it. I didn't want to take ballroom dance taught by a former drill sergeant in the WACs. I didn't like flunking speech, me, flunking speech. But I realized sometime later, okay, I don't have a piece of paper that says I've been educated, so I'm gonna have to be able to demonstrate that I'm educated. So I began self-teaching. It was all related to desire.

It is very, very hard to do that ballroom dancing and I am going to be nowhere near it. Now if you have a hot dog eating contest, call me.

Ballroom dance quote And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not
And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.

There's a lot of dancing in football.

You can see Victor Cruz doing a little bit of a cha-cha or samba move in the end zone. You can see Terrell Owens getting his popcorn ready. You can see Ochocinco doing the Riverdance. But not so much when it comes to ballroom.

Today's ballroom dances like the swim, the frug, the chicken and the monkey are really nervous disorders set to music.

When we're impatient with beginners around us, we would do well to sign up for a class in scuba diving, ballroom dancing or anything else totally brand-new for us.

To have a platform like So You Think You Can Dance, where you're reaching this audience that's been created over the 10 years that they've been on the air. People who didn't know anything about dance and aren't going to go to the theater are learning about it, even if it's ballroom and jazz, by just turning their television ono. They're building this audience that's advanced and educated enough to introduce them to ballet.

Ballroom dancing: it's a wonderful thing at so many levels because you've got to follow the rules. They used to call those rules etiquette once upon a time, but you don't really have that any more.

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