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
Unusual Motivational Dance quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
I don't want people who want to dance; I want people who have to dance.
The pleasant life is not produced by continual drinking and dancing, nor sexual intercourse, nor rare dishes of sea food and other delicacies of a luxurious table. On the contrary, it is produced by sober reasoning which examines the motives for every choice and avoidance, driving away beliefs which are the source of mental disturbances.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
Choreography is simpler than you think.
Just go and do, and don't think so much about it. Just make something interesting.
Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair.
Dance for yourself. If someone understands, good. If not, no matter.
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
Sing like no one is listening. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth.
You see, when weaving a blanket, an Indian woman leaves a flaw in the weaving of that blanket to let the soul out.
A sense of humor is just common sense dancing.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
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.
The good Lord gave you a body that can stand most anything. It's your mind you have to convince.
Don't be afraid to be amazing.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.
If you're not messing up every now and then at practice, you're not doing anything above your ability to progress.
Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
My mother told me I was dancing before I was born.
She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months.
Dance is a song of the body. Either of joy or pain.
Rhythm is born in all of us. To be a desirable dancing partner, you don't have to do all the intricate fancy steps that happen to be in vogue. All you have to do is be a good average dancer, and anybody who spends the time and effort can accomplish this.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
You do not even have to believe in yourself or your work.
You have to keep open and aware directly to the urges that motivate you. Keep the channel open.
I refused to be a fool dancing on a string held by all of those big shots.
I don't apologise, that's my life
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins.
Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
The hardest walk is walking alone, but it's also the walk that makes you the strongest.
Dance, dance, dance till you drop.
If we want to make meaning, we need to make art.
Cook, write, draw, doodle, paint, scrapbook, take pictures, collage, knit, rebuild an engine, sculpt, dance, decorate, act, sing - it doesn't matter. As long as we're creating, we're cultivating meaning.
Dancers are the messengers of the gods.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
I see the dance being used as a means of express what is too deep, too fine for words.
Football isn't a contact sport; it's a collision sport. Dancing is a contact sport.
I felt that I didn't want to be in show business anymore.
I felt that I wanted to be a farmer. I was milking cows and shoveling terrible stuff and working all day. By the end of the day, all I wanted was my tap shoes - I thought, 'What am I doing? I better get back where I belong on the stage where we work at night and can sleep late!
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing. It's the rhythym of your life.
All the world's a stage.
Laughter, song, and dance create emotional and spiritual connection;
they remind us of the one thing that truly matters when we are searching for comfort, celebration, inspiration, or healing: We are not alone.
If you want to fly, give up everything that weights you down.
Being is so significant that it is irreplaceable.
You are just yourself. Do something that comes out of you - not to assert, but to express! Sing your song, dance your dance, rejoice in being whatever nature has chosen you to be.
The first expression of religion was the dance, and the first motive of the dance was religion.
I smiled, danced and cried my way out.
Life is found in the dance between your deepest desire and your greatest fear.