Dance Quotes & Sayings - Page 2
Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.
I don’t want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance.
Socrates learned to dance when he was seventy because he felt that an essential part of himself had been neglected.
To dance is to give oneself up to the rhythms of all life.
Dr. Maya V. Patel
To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.
Hopi Indian Saying
Dancing is just discovery, discovery, discovery.
Great dancers are not great because of their technique. They are great because of their passion.
Dancing is the world’s favorite metaphor.
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is not mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
When you do dance, I wish you
A wave o’ the sea, that you might ever do
Nothing but that.
If dancing were any easier it would be called football.
Dance to express, not to impress
Dance is the only art in which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made.
Music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance.
He who cannot dance will say: “The drum is bad”
Dance is a delicate balance between perfection and beauty.
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.
Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room.
All there is to be said for work compared to dance is that the latter is so much easier.
Dance is the mother of all arts.
For yesterday and for all tomorrows, we dance the best we know.
Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education: dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
Will you, won’t you, will you, won’t you, will you join the dance?
You don’t stop dancing from growing old, you grow old from stopping to dance.
We should consider everyday lost in which we don’t dance.
You know you’re dancing when tears of pain and happiness blend in with your sweat.
Please send me your last pair of shoes, worn out with dancing as you mentioned in your letter, so that I might have something to press against my heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The art of dancing stands at the source of all the arts that express themselves first in the human person. The art of building, or architecture, is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person; and in the end they unite…. Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no more translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
Work like you don’t need the money, love like your heart has never been broken, and dance like no one is watching.
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.