Somebody is going to have to do fancy footwork to make sure Elizabeth and John Edwards get their prime-time shot .
— Jeff Greenfield

I want to block some common misunderstandings about "understanding": In many of these discussions one finds a lot of fancy footwork about the word "understanding."
John Searle footwork quote

You've got to learn the footwork, the positioning, how to box out, how to pass, how to shoot your free throws. All these things are necessary, not to be the No. 1 player in the world, but maybe you can play against him.
— Oscar Robertson

I've learned new footwork patterns that are very unusual. I've learned how to find a lower centre of gravity, and I've found more angles to throw shots.
— Conor McGregor

A style is not a matter of camera angles or fancy footwork, it's an expression, an accurate expression of your particular opinion.
— footwork quotation by Karel Reisz