194 Dance Quotes to Inspire and Uplift Your Dancing Journey

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The Most Famous Dance Quotes (Best in 2024)

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The Dance, of all the arts, is the one that most influences the soul. Dancing is divine in its nature and is the gift of God. — Plato

Dance is music made visible — George Balanchine

If words were adequate to describe fully what the dance can do, there would be no reason for all the mighty muscular effort, the discomfort, the sweat and the splendors of that art. — Jose Limon

Whoever would have his body supple, easy and healthful should learn to dance. — Socrates

Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made. — Ted Shawn

Human beings are born with the instinct to express themselves through movement. Even before he could communicate with words, primitive man was dancing to the beat of his own heart. — Bob Fosse

The Dancer believes that his art has something to say which cannot be expressed in words or in any other way than by dancing. — Doris Humphrey

The dance is the mother of the arts. Music and poetry exist in time; painting and architecture in space. But the dance lives at once in time and space. — Curt Sachs

You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams. — Gene Kelly

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

Short Dance Quotes

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  • And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music. — George Carlin
  • You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Then my heart with pleasure fills And dances with the daffodils. — William Wordsworth
  • Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain. — Vivian Greene
  • First comes the sweat. Then comes the beauty if you're very lucky and have said your prayers. — George Balanchine
  • Our arms start from the back because they were once wings. — Martha Graham
  • No matter what, nobody can take away the dances you've already had. — Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Through the dancing poppies stole A breeze, most softly lulling to my soul. — John Keats

Top 10 Dance Quotes

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

Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music. — George Carlin

When I miss class for one day, I know it. When I miss class for two days, my teacher knows it. When I miss class for three days, the audience knows it. — Rudolf Nureyev

You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I'll rise! — Maya Angelou

You don't have to be angry, you don't have to be too cool for school. You can just have a good time and dance like no one's watching. Just enjoy life. — Brendon Urie

Relax. Refresh. Renew. Play. Sing. Laugh. Enjoy. Forgive. Dance. Love. Hug. Share. Kiss. Create. Explore. Hope. Listen. Dare. Trust. Dream. Learn. TODAY! — Steve Maraboli

So when the devil wants to dance with you, you better say never, Because the dance with the devil might last you forever. — Immortal Technique

Every moment of life is unique-a kiss, a sunset, a dance, a joke. None will ever recur in quite the same way. Each happens only once in the history of the universe. — Stephen Nachmanovitch

A flock of flirting flamingos is pure, passionate, pink pandemonium-a frenetic flamingle-mangle-a discordant discotheque of delirious dancing, flamboyant feathers, and flamingo lingo. — Charley Harper

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You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Dance Image Quotes

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Dance quote by Friedrich Nietzsche

You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Dance quote by John Keats

Through the dancing poppies stole A breeze, most softly lulling to my soul. — John Keats

Dance quote by Kahlil Gibran

And let the winds of the heavens dance between you. — Kahlil Gibran

Dance quote by Vicki Baum

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

Dance quote by Chuck Berry

It's gotta be rock and roll music, if you wanna dance with me. — Chuck Berry

Dance quote by Mary Anne Radmacher

Capture a shadow, dance with the wind, stand in a rainbow, begin at the end. — Mary Anne Radmacher

Dance quote by Anna Pavlova

Master technique and then forget about it and be natural. — Anna Pavlova

Dance quote by Isadora Duncan

If I could tell you what it meant, there would be no point in dancing it — Isadora Duncan

Dance quote by Giorgio Moroder

Disco is music for dancing, and people will always want to dance. — Giorgio Moroder

Dance quote by Mata Hari

The dance is a poem of which each movement is a word. — Mata Hari

Dance quote by Marilyn Monroe

The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead. — Marilyn Monroe

Dance quote by Plato

Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul — Plato

Dance quote by Isadora Duncan

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

Dance quote by Yiddish Proverbs

The girl who can't dance says the band can't play. — Yiddish Proverbs

Dance quote by James Brown

The one thing that can solve most of our problems is dancing. — James Brown

Dance quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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

Dance quote by Alicia Alonso

Dance is not an exercise. Dance is an art. — Alicia Alonso

Dance quote by Susan Polis Schutz

Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair. — Susan Polis Schutz

Dance quote by Rumi

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. — Rumi

Dance quote by Lee Ann Womack

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

Dance quote If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.

Friends Dance Quotes

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My friends they were dancing here in the streets of Huntsville when our first satellite orbited the Earth. They were dancing again when the first Americans landed on the Moon. I'd like to ask you, don't hang up your dancing slippers. — Wernher Von Braun

Friends describe me as someone who likes to sing and dance along the edge of the roof. I try to encourage young women to be willing to take risks, to stand up for the things they believe in, and to step up and accept the challenge of serving in leadership roles. — Wilma Mankiller

I'm more into beats than rhymes. I'm a huge fan of anything touched by the Neptunes. Dancing is kind of my thing. I go out with my friends as often as I can on the weekends, and I'm always drawn to girls with rhythm. — David Gallagher

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.

The Grateful Dead, they're my best friends. Their message of hope, peace, love, teamwork, creativity, imagination, celebration, the dance, the vision, the purpose, the passion all of the things I believe in makes me the luckiest Deadhead in the world. — Bill Walton

Sing in the shower. Dance to the radio. Tell stories. Write a poem to a friend, even a lousy poem. Do it as well as you possibly can. You will get an enormous reward. You will have created something. — Kurt Vonnegut

My first show was when I was a high school freshman, but it was at the junior class dance. My older friend and bandmate booked it. — Frank Iero

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.

Buy a gift for a dog, and you'll be amazed at the way it will dance and swerve its tail, but if don't have anything to offer to it, it won't even recognize your arrival; such are the attributes of fake friends. — Michael Bassey

Going through a rough break-up? Nothing a little dance party with friends can't ease. — Selena Gomez

The sacred sense of beyond, of timelessness, of a world which had an eternal value and the substance of which was divine had been given back to me today by this friend of mine who taught me dancing. — Hermann Hesse

Shake It Up is a buddy comedy based around dance. It's about two best friends Rocky and CeCe who live out their dream as background dancers on a show called Shake It Up Chicago. They have to navigate life as young teens going to school and dancing on the show. — Zendaya

Couple Dance Quotes

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You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams. And I know if I can make you smile by jumping over a couple of couches or running through a rainstorm, then I'll be very glad to be a song and dance man. — Gene Kelly

Evolution is a tightly coupled dance, with life and the material environment as partners. From the dance emerges the entity Gaia. — James Lovelock

During the first couple of years of 'Dancing with the Stars,' I would go to Jack in the Box in my ball gown after the shows and get the Taco Nachos with cheese as my reward. — Carrie Ann Inaba

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

O, Love's but a dance, Where Time plays the fiddle! See the couples advance - O, Love's but a dance! A whisper, a glance, "Shall we twirl down the middle?" O, Love's but a dance, Where Time plays the fiddle! — Henry Austin Dobson

We dance with women in groups, but it is very rare that you have a partner that is a woman. The dance world is very macho - woman, boy, always couples, and it's very standardized. — Blanca Li

The one unbreakable rule of couples dancing is that the partners must move inter dependently, as a unit. — Gerald Jonas

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.

When we were shooting in Shreveport, me and a couple of friends went down to Lafayette, because they had a big Zydeco music festival down there. We spent two days dancing to Zydeco music, eating fried alligator... It was one of the craziest festivals I've ever been to in my life, but I loved it. — Alexander Skarsgard

It is your turn to say something now, Mr. Darcy. I talked about the dance, and you ought to make some kind of remark on the size of the room, or the number of couples. — Jane Austen

The Europeans look down on raising your hands. They don't like the end-zone dance. I think that's unfortunate. That feeling - the finish line, the last couple of meters - is what motivates me. — Lance Armstrong

Like an athlete, [dance] is an everyday job. You have to stay in shape - unless you just want to loaf through a couple of hoofing routines. But that just didn't satisfy me. — Gene Kelly

Pole Dance Quotes

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Dance is low on the totem pole of the arts, because you're not left with a painting... a book that will stay there, a score you can read. — Jerome Robbins

I want to learn how to hold the paradoxical poles of my identity together, to embrace the profoundly opposite truths that my sense of self is deeply dependent on others dancing with me and that I still have a sense of self when no one wants to dance. — Parker J. Palmer

My goal? To test out every diet and exercise regimen on planet earth and figure out which work best. I sweated, I cooked, I learned to pole dance. In the end, I lost weight, lowered my cholesterol and doubled my energy level. I feel better than I ever have. — A. J. Jacobs

Dance quote Trust me, You can dance.
Trust me, You can dance.

Sabine gestured to him with the half-eaten crust. "I like him. Not sure why he's wasting his time with the pole dancer, though." Tod laughed out loud and I groaned. "Sophie takes ballet and jazz. She's not a pole dancer." "There's more money in pole dancing," Sabine insisted. — Rachel Vincent

People seem to think, because of the way that the media has appropriated third-wave feminism or young feminism, that all young feminists are about is like pole dancing and girls gone wild and how empowering it is. Like they'll start calling anything feminist. — Jessica Valenti

Now pole dancing is part of popular culture as exercise. — Robert Englund

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

I actually like pole dancing! It gives you so much confidence. I never thought I'd do it, but now I'm really into it. — Taylor Schilling

I with borrow'd silver shine, What you see is none of mine. First I show you but a quarter, Like the bow that guards the Tartar: Then the half, and then the whole, Ever dancing round the pole. — Jonathan Swift

Pole dancing really isn't as easy as it looks. — Carmen Electra

Folk Dance Quotes

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Yeah, I always listen to both classic and newer folk-influenced music. Singer-songwriter, alternative music. I also listen to more experimental dance music. — Brad Delson

Rock ’n roll is really swing with a modern name. It began on the levees and plantations, took in folk songs, and features blues and rhythm. It's the rhythm that gets to the kids – they're starved of music they can dance to, after all those years of crooners. — Alan Freed

If you want to understand a nation, look at its dances and listen to its folk songs - don't pay any attention to its politicians. — Agnes De Mille

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.

(a womanist) 3. Loves music. Loves dance. Loves the moon. Loves the Spirit. Loves love and food and roundness. Loves struggle. Loves the Folk. Loves herself. Regardless. — Alice Walker

For the good are always the merry, / Save by an evil chance,/ And the merry love the fiddle,/ And the merry love to dance: / And when the folk there spy me,/ They will all come up to me, / With,”Here is the fiddler of Dooney!” / And dance like a wave of the sea. — William Butler Yeats

In spite of the Depression, or maybe because of it, folks were hungry for a good time, and an evening of dancing seemed a good way to have it. — Lawrence Welk

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.

When I play on my fiddle in Dooney Folk dance like a wave on the sea. — William Butler Yeats

You should make a point of trying every experience once, excepting incest and folk dancing. — Arnold Bax

I find this kind of folk with guys in Wellington boots and washboards not good to listen to. That music is one step away from barn dancing as far as I'm concerned. Anyone under the age of 60 should not be wearing Wellington boots on stage. — Johnny Marr

Country music is the combination of African and European folk songs coming together and doing a little waltz right here in the American south. They came together at some cotillion, and somebody snuck a black person into the room, and he danced with a white lady, and music was born. — Ketch Secor

Classical Dance Quotes

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

I’ve learned what ‘classical’ means. It means something that sings and dances through sheer joy of existence. — Gustav Holst

Even the ears must dance. — Natalia Makarova

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.

Classic Van Halen made people want to dance and f**k. Modern Van Halen makes you want to drink milk and drive foreign cars. — David Lee Roth

Indian classical dance is sustained by a profound philosophy. Form seeks to merge with the formless, motions seek to become a part of the motionless, and the dancing individual seeks to become one with the eternal dance of the cosmos. — Nita Ambani

Dancing is poetry with arms and legs. — Charles Baudelaire

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.

Every teacher will tell you that you cannot dance classical technique with perfection, there is no such thing, there is no way. So you have to adapt the technique to your abilities or to your deficiencies. Learn to cheat! — Jiri Kylian

And then you have the classical ballerinas, they're like sopranos. Applied to the dance. — Ninette de Valois

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

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

Dance Music Quotes

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Music is a science, it heals depression, it awakens, most people don't know, they just take music for an entertainment, something to dance to, and enjoy yourself and you go to bed and forget it tomorrow, music must never be forgotten, it's like a fountain that keeps on flowing — Peter Tosh

I can destroy a dance floor. I think life should be a musical. I always hate it when people watch a musical and they go, 'Oh, it's so unrealistic, no one just breaks into song in the middle of their day.' Yeah, they do- if they're me. — Zachary Levi

I don't want people who want to dance; I want people who have to dance. — George Balanchine

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

A good dancer is one who listens to the musicWe dance the music not the steps. Anyone who aspires to dance never thinks about what he is going to do. What he cares about is that he follows the music. You see, we are painters. We paint the music with our feet. — Carlos Gavito

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It's gotta be rock and roll music, if you wanna dance with me. — Chuck Berry

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Master technique and then forget about it and be natural. — Anna Pavlova

Trying to explain music is like trying to dance architecture. — Thelonious Monk

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If I could tell you what it meant, there would be no point in dancing it — Isadora Duncan

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Disco is music for dancing, and people will always want to dance. — Giorgio Moroder

Dance Life Quotes

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And let the winds of the heavens dance between you. — Kahlil Gibran

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

We are travelers on a cosmic journey,stardust,swirling and dancing in the eddies and whirlpools of infinity. Life is eternal. We have stopped for a moment to encounter each other, to meet, to love, to share.This is a precious moment. It is a little parenthesis in eternity. — Paulo Coelho

Get into the habit of singing a tune. It will give you new life and fill you with joy. Get into the habit of dancing. It will displace depression and dispel hardship. — Nachman of Breslov

To understand what I am saying, you have to believe that dance is something other than technique. We forget where the movements come from. They are born from life. When you create a new work, the point of departure must be contemporary life -- not existing forms of dance. — Pina Bausch

The dance is strong magic. The body can fly without wings. It can sing without voice. The dance is strong magic. The dance is life. — Pearl Primus

We cannot protect ourselves from trouble, but we can dance through the puddles of life with a rainbow smile, twirling the only umbrella we need -- the umbrella of God's love. — Barbara Johnson

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

Ballet found me. I was discovered by a teacher in middle school. I always danced, my whole life. I never had any training, never was exposed to seeing dance, but I always had something inside of me. — Misty Copeland

When everything goes right a mobile is a piece of poetry that dances with the joy of life and surprise! — Alexander Calder

Just Dance Quotes

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Energy moves in waves. Waves move in patterns. Patterns move in rhythms. A human being is just that energy, waves, patterns, rhythms. Nothing more. Nothing less. A dance. — Gabrielle Roth

I'm not interested in fame and glory. It's just that I would like others to know what a happy dance this is. — Frankie Manning

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

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

The body says what words cannot. — Martha Graham

Movement never lies. It is a barometer telling the state of the soul's weather to all who can read it. — Martha Graham

I like Dancing of Indian girls more than my parents' prayers . Because they dance with love and passion . But my parents just say their prayers because they got used to it . — Ali Shariati

Disco music in the '70s was just a call to go wild and party and dance with no thought or conscience or regard for tomorrow. — Martha Reeves

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

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

Dance Love Quotes

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Baptists never make love standing up. They're afraid someone might see them and think they're dancing. — Lewis Grizzard

The wind? I am the wind. The sea and the moon? I am the sea and the moon. Tears, pain, love, bird-flights? I am all of them. I dance what I am. Sin, prayer, flight, the light that never was on land or sea? I dance what I am. — Isadora Duncan

I want to open myself. ... I want the light of God, I want the sweet love of Jesus. I danced for the Devil; I saw him, I wrote in his book; I go back to Jesus; I kiss His hand. I saw Sarah Good with the Devil. I saw Goody Osburn with the Devil. I saw Bridget Bishop with the Devil! — Abigail Williams

You have to love dancing to stick to it. It gives you nothing back, no manuscripts to store away, no paintings to show on walls and maybe hang in museums, no poems to be printed and sold, nothing but that fleeting moment when you feel alive. It is not for unsteady souls . — Merce Cunningham

You are who you are meant to be. Dance as if no one's watching. Love as if it's all you know. Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today. — James Dean

Marriage is not a ritual or an end. It is a long, intricate, intimate dance together and nothing matters more than your own sense of balance and your choice of partner. — Amy Bloom

Lost love is still love. It takes a different form, that's all. You can't see their smile or bring them food or tousle their hair or move them around a dance floor. But when those senses weaken another heightens. Memory. Memory becomes your partner. You nurture it. You hold it. You dance with it. — Mitch Albom

Go out in the world and work like money doesn't matter, sing as if no one is listening, love as if you have never been hurt, and dance as if no one is watching. — Victor Hugo

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The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead. — Marilyn Monroe

Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance. — Margaret Mead

Art Dance Quotes

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Existence is movement. Action is movement. Existence is defined by the rhythm of forces in natural balance. (...) It is our appreciation for dance that allows us to see clearly the rhythms of nature and to take natural rhythm to a plane of well-organised art and culture. — Rudolf von Laban

I saw the dance as a vision of ineffable power. A man could, with dignity and a towering majesty, dance. Not mince, cavort, do "fancy dancing" or "showoff" steps. No: Dance as Michelangelo's visions dance and as the music of Bach dances. — Jose Limon

Where there is no heart there is no art. — Anna Pavlova

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Dance is not an exercise. Dance is an art. — Alicia Alonso

The art of Mime encompasses all the feelings of the soul. The Dance, on the other hand, is essentially an expression of joy, a desire to follow the rhythms of the music. — August Bournonville

Simplify, slow down, be kind. And don't forget to have art in your life - music, paintings, theater, dance, and sunsets. — Eric Carle

I dance not to entertain but to help people better understand each other. Because through dance I have experienced the wordless joy of freedom, I seek it more fully now for my people and for all people everywhere. — Pearl Primus

Dance till the stars come down from the rafters Dance, Dance, Dance 'till you drop. — W. H. Auden

Practice any art, music, singing, dancing, acting, drawing, painting, sculpting, poetry, fiction, essays, reportage, no matter how well or badly, not to get money and fame, but to experience becoming, to find out what's inside you, to make your soul grow. — Kurt Vonnegut

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If you dance with your heart, your body will follow. — Mia Michaels

Beautiful Dance Quotes

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Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. — Rumi

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

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

Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic 'til I'm gathered safely in Lift me like an olive branch and be my homeward dove Dance me to the end of love — Leonard Cohen

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

I wish I was born in that era: dancing with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, going to work at the studio dressed in beautiful pants, head scarves, and sunglasses. — Catherine Zeta-Jones

Cuba is such a beautiful country, and everywhere you go, there's music and people dancing - especially in Havana. — Julia Sawalha

As much as the world has an instinct for evil and is a breeding ground for genocide, holocaust, slavery, racism, war, oppression, and injustice, the world has an even greateer instinct for goodness, rebirth, mercy, beauty, truth, freedom and love. — Desmond Tutu

In life some people trip and some fall but some take that trip and make a beautiful dance out of it. — Rob Dyrdek

Let us first teach little children to breathe, to vibrate, to feel, and to become one with the general harmony and movement of nature. Let us first produce a beautiful human being, a dancing child. — Isadora Duncan

Dance Moves Quotes

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You may train for a long time, but if you merely move your hands and feet and jump up and down like a puppet, learning karate is not very different from learning a dance. You will never have reached the heart of the matter; you will have failed to grasp the quintessence of karate-do. — Gichin Funakoshi

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Capture a shadow, dance with the wind, stand in a rainbow, begin at the end. — Mary Anne Radmacher

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

Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people stay for awhile, and move our souls to dance. They awaken us to a new understanding, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same. — Flavia Weedn

Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing. — William James

I didn't want to move or act like a rich man. I wanted to dance in a pair of jeans. I wanted to dance like the man in the streets. — Gene Kelly

Sweat your prayers, dance your pain, and move on. — Gabrielle Roth

In high school, I taught dance classes for 3-year-olds up to 16-year-olds, so between that and some bat mitzvah money, I saved up a pretty good nest egg to move to L.A. — Dianna Agron

When she goes about her kitchen duties, chopping, carving, mixing, whisking, she moves with the grace and precision of a ballet dancer, her fingers plying the food with the dexterity of a croupier. — Craig Claiborne

But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls. — Kahlil Gibran

People Writing About Dance

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More Dance Quotes

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Dance quote by Vivien Leigh

I loved fencing and dancing and elocution. — Vivien Leigh

Dance quote by Bill Shankly

Denis Law could dance on eggshells. — Bill Shankly

Dance quote by T. S. Eliot

So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing. — T. S. Eliot

Dance quote by Fred Astaire

Dancing is a vertical interpretation of a horizontal intention. — Fred Astaire

Dance quote by Erica Jong

Ambivalence is a wonderful tune to dance to. It has a rhythm all its own. — Erica Jong

Dance quote by Maya Angelou

Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances. — Maya Angelou

Dance quote by Rumi

Both light and shadow are the dance of Love. — Rumi

Dance quote by Steve Martin

Talking about music is like dancing about architecture. — Steve Martin

Dance quote by George Bernard Shaw

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

Dance quote by Fred Astaire

I have no desire to prove anything by dancing ... I just dance. — Fred Astaire

Dance quote by Carl Sandburg

Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance. — Carl Sandburg

Dance quote by Gene Kelly

I got started dancing because I knew it was one way to meet girls. — Gene Kelly

Dance quote by George Bernard Shaw

If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance. — George Bernard Shaw

Dance quote by Gene Kelly

If Fred Astaire is the Cary Grant of dance, I'm the Marlon Brando. — Gene Kelly

Dance quote by William Stafford

Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music. — William Stafford

Dance quote by Marcus Aurelius

The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing. — Marcus Aurelius

Dance quote by Tina Weymouth

When Talking Heads started, we called ourselves Thinking Man's Dance Music. — Tina Weymouth

Dance quote by Susun Weed

Every breath is a giveaway dance between you and the plants. — Susun Weed

Dance quote by Homer

Men grow tired of sleep, love, singing and dancing sooner than of war. — Homer

In Conclusion

The power of dance quotes is not limited to dancers alone. They can be an excellent source of joy and inspiration for anyone. A quote about dance can light up a welcome dance, making it more inviting and meaningful. They can add a dash of excitement to a friends' dance, making it more memorable. Each quote is a testament to the beauty and joy of dance, reminding us that dance is not just a form of art, but a language that speaks directly to the soul. So, why not tap into the power of dance quotes? Let them inspire you, motivate you, and above all, remind you of the joy and freedom that dance brings.

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