"Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…."
-Susan Polis Schutz
"I know nothing, except what everyone knows - if there when Grace dances, I should dance."
"Nothing is more revealing than movement. The body says what words cannot."
"Muses work all day long and then at night get together and dance…"
"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 single fleeting moment when you feel alive."
"Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made."
"Chaos is nothing more than beauty about to dance."
"To be creative means to be in love with life. You can be creative only if you love life enough that you want to enhance its beauty, you want to bring a little more music to it, a little more poetry to it, a little more dance to it."
"It takes two to tango”; one dictates the steps and the other executes them effectively. That is how a great show is made."
"Life is a dance between what keeps us going and what is holding us back."
"To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful.. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking."
-Agnes De Mille
"When life gets you down, improvise as if crawling was part of the choreography."
"Dance is the art closest to nature, to real life."
"If spirit is the seed, dance is the water of its evolution."
-Shah Asad Rizvi
"People dance because dance can change things. One move, can bring people together. One move, can make you believe like there's something more. One move, can set a whole generation free."
-Adam G. Sevani
"Most dancers I know, especially the talented and successful ones, seem to possess [my dog's] knack for living moment to moment. You see, their idea of time is related to those infinitely short moments when they are on stage being their superselves."
"The hardest step in learning flamenco dance is the first one the student takes into the studio."
-Edw. C. Youn
"Work like you don't need the money. Dance like no one is watching. And love like you've never been hurt."
"It takes two to Tao."
-Ana Claudia Antunes
"Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free."
"She danced her way right into his heart. Corny, but true."
"Show me a person who found love in his life and did not celebrate it with a dance."
-Shah Asad Rizvi
"If a man doesn't know how to dance he doesn't know how to make love, there I said it!"
"The job of feets is walking, but their hobby is dancing."
"I dance because i dance because I dance."
-Child at class
"Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion."
"I would rather dance alone under the stars than spend a lifetime hiding behind the moon."
"I feel that the essence of dance is the expression of man--the landscape of his soul. I hope that every dance I do reveals something of myself or some wonderful thing a human can be."
"Life is short and there will always be dirty dishes, so let's dance."
"And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music."
"Rain could show up at your door and teach you how to dance."
"Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music."
"Disco's are tricky. You look a total wally if you dance too early but after one crucial song tips the disco over, you look a sad saddo if you don't"
"Never dance in a puddle when there's a hole in your shoe (it's always best to take your shoes off first)."
-John D. Rhodes
"Dancing is creating a sculpture that is visible only for a moment."
"I don't want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance."
"All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing."
"I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to to dance better than myself."
"I can dance beauty into my body."
"We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once."
"There are those who dance the notes, and those who dance the music."
"My advice for life: dance and sing your song while the party is still on"
"Dancers create magic, so that makes me magical."
"When she dances the Universe stops to feel her dance moves!"
"Life is the dancer and you are the dance."
"If you get all tangled up, just tango on."
"Lermontov: Why do you want to dance? Vicky: Why do you want to live? Lermontov: Well, I don't know exactly why, but... I must. Vicky: That's my answer too."
-The Red Shoes
"All that is important is this one moment in movement. Make the moment important, vital, and worth living. Do not let it slip away unnoticed and unused."
"The impact of music is so great that you'll leave your book and start dancing."
-Michael Bassey Johnson
"And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon."
"Come dance with me, he says, taking my hand, and someday I'll explain to him that I already am."
"Dance is the hidden language of the soul."
"The best dancer is the one who isn’t even aware that she is dancing!"
-Mehmet Murat ildan
"I should have danced more when I had no fear of falling."
"Even if you can’t dance, you can shake your body. Even if you can’t sing, you can make some noise."
-Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
"There was still no likelihood that we could make a living from dance. We were doing it because we loved it... We realized how full we felt; we were surrounded by music and dancing and joy."
"Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire."
-George Bernard Shaw
"It takes at least five years of rigorous training to be spontaneous."
"After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels."
"It's the heart afraid of breaking that never learns to dance."
"Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world."
"One should dance while one still can."
"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."
"The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance."
-Alan W. Watts
"There are things that the heart thinks of that only the body understands; that is why i dance."
"Dance is a game of extreme emotions and freedom of the soul, where nothing is ever the same."
"So just bust a move!"
-Ava J. Abramowitz
"There is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will be lost."
"Truth be told, you gotta dance barefoot if you really want to feel the earth move."
-Edward R. Hackemer