Stunning Dance Quotes With Images (2021 Collection)

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    Stunning Dance Quotes With Images

    Never Give a sword to a man who can’t dance.

    – CONFUCIUS

    Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step – it is an old business procedure.

    FRAN LEBOWITZ
    Dance quotes On Hurt
    Dance quotes On Hurt

    Work like you don’t need the money. Love  like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s wathing.

    -SATCHEL PAIGE

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

    RUTH ST. DENIS

    Dance is for everybody. I believe that the dance came from the people and that it should always be delivered back to the people.

    ALVIN AILEY

    Movement is expressive. I’ve never denied that. I don’t think there’s such a thing as abstract dance.

    MERCE CUNNINGHAM

    My life has been one great big joke, a dance that’s walked a song that’s spoke, I laugh so hard I almost choke when I think about myself.

    MAYA ANGELOU

    I was a dancer for many years. I was a premier dancer with ‘Porgy and Bess,’ the opera. And I taught dance some, in different places.

    MAYA ANGELOU

    I love the song ‘I Hope You Dance’ by Lee Ann Womack. I was going to write that song, but someone beat me to it.

    MAYA ANGELOU

    I write some country music. There’s a song called ‘I Hope You Dance.’ Incredible. I was going to write that poem; somebody beat me to it.

    MAYA ANGELOU

    I would believe only in a God that knows how to Dance.

    FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

    Let us read and let us dance – two amusements that will never do any harm to the world.

    VOLTAIRE

    If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance

    .-GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
    Dance quotes On Enjoy
    Dance quotes On Enjoy

    When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.

    WAYNE DYER

    The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses – behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.

    MUHAMMAD ALI

    I don’t do well with snakes and I can’t dance.

    ROBIN WILLIAMS

    There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.

    LEWIS CARROLL

    We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.

    ROBERT FROST
    Dance quotes On Live
    Dance quotes On Live

    People have hearts, they have kids, they get jobs, they get sick, they cry, they dance. They live, they love, and they die. And that matters.

    ELIZABETH WARREN

    People assume that because I’m a great athlete, I can dance. But no. My rhythm is off a little bit.

    JACKIE JOYNER-KERSEE

    What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.

    WILLIAM BLAKE

    True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those move easiest who have learn’d to dance.

    ALEXANDER POPE

    I was not naturally talented. I didn’t sing, dance or act, though working around that minor detail made me inventive.

    STEVE MARTIN

    Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk?

    ALICE WALKER

    I love tango, and I used to dance when I was young.

    POPE FRANCIS

    Dance music is no longer a simple Donna Summer beat. It’s become a whole language that I find fascinating and exciting. Eventually, it will lose the dance tag and join the fore of rock.

    DAVID BOWIE

    Basically it starts with four months of training, just basic stretching, kicking and punching. Then you come to the choreography and getting ready to put the dance together.

    KEANU REEVES

    I’m going to dance in all the galaxies.

    ELISABETH KUBLER-ROSS

    Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor.

    – H.JACKSON BROWN, JR.

    I took my daughter to the father-daughter dance, and I cried like a little baby.

    KEVIN HART

    All my dance moves are improv. I just make them up on the spot.

    POST MALONE
    Dance quotes On Laugh
    Dance quotes On Laugh

    When I was starting out in this business, that was the norm. You did it all. You looked around, and entertainers could dance, sing, play the piano, act, make you laugh.

    CAROL BURNETT

    Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through, and you make of it a dance, a dirge, or a life march, as you will.

    THOMAS CARLYLE

    I have the feeling that a lot of poets writing now are – they sort of tap dance through it.

    MARY OLIVER
    Dance quotes On Expose
    Dance quotes On Expose

    People think I like to expose my body. But I don’t. It’s just because the dance moves require it.

    SHAKIRA

    You never know when I might decide to work in a Bollywood film and do one of those dance numbers with the whole crew in the backdrop.

    BRAD PITT

    Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It’s a miracle, and the dance is a celebration of that miracle.

    MARTHA GRAHAM

    We learn by practice. Whether it means to learn to dance by practicing dancing or to learn to live by practicing living, the principles are the same. One becomes in some area an athlete of God.

    MARTHA GRAHAM

    The body is your instrument in dance, but your art is outside that creature, the body.

    MARTHA GRAHAM

    All of us kids ended up ‘doing Mom.’ There are four of us who’ve tried show business. Five if you insist on counting my sister the nun, who does liturgical dance.

    BILL MURRAY

    One day, the dance charts will be the biggest chart in the music world. Because we all need to dance. This planet will be a fun planet when the judges in court will end the day with a dance!

    YOKO ONO

    I think if you give in and accept society’s stereotypes, then you start thinking, ‘I cannot dance till late at night because I’m 70.’

    YOKO ONO

    Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.

    GUSTAVE FLAUBERT

    Even though I can’t dance, that’s, like, the one thing I wished I could do growing up. I used act like I was MJ, doing the moonwalk, tip toes, leg kick, all that.

    A BOOGIE WIT DA HOODIE

    Depending on the level you’re at in your company, the higher you go up in rank, usually the longer you can dance.

    MISTY COPELAND

    Every time I dance, I’m trying to prove myself to myself.

    MISTY COPELAND

    40 years old is about the time a principal dancer would start to think about retirement, but some go on to dance a little bit longer than that.

    MISTY COPELAND

    It’s all so surreal, and I’m living my dream. And you know, principal or not, I’m getting to dance all the roles that I’ve dreamed of doing.

    MISTY COPELAND

    I was the first person in my family who was ever interested in dance, or fine art of any kind for that matter – I came from a very humble beginning in San Pedro, California.

    MISTY COPELAND

    Dance kind of was always just a part of my natural state as a child. It’s something that, whenever music was playing, I was dancing.

    MISTY COPELAND

    Growing up, I was surrounded by R&B and Hip-Hop, and the closest thing I could find to dance was gymnastics which I watched on TV. So, I just used those avenues I found available right in my milieu to express what was inside of me.

    MISTY COPELAND

    I swear to God, if you saw me when I am by myself in the woods, I’m a lunatic. I sing, I dance.

    CHRIS EVANS

    I grew up with six brothers. That’s how I learned to dance – waiting for the bathroom.

    BOB HOPE
    Dance quotes On Wine
    Dance quotes On Wine

    I don’t do karaoke. I don’t dance, even at weddings. I’m the grumpy one sitting down drinking wine.

    RICKY GERVAIS

    The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can.

    NEIL GAIMAN

    Bollywood stars are versatile; they not only act, but each one has the dance skills of John Travolta in ‘Saturday Night Fever.’

    CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN

    I like dancers. I have a thing for girls who dance.

    SHAWN MENDES

    But the idea of taking things and mixing them together is what I do in my music. I take hip-hop, R&B, pop, dance, funk and soul and mix it all together to get my own sound.

    JENNIFER LOPEZ

    We moved from the suburbs to L.A. and I picked up break dancing when I was 10. I joined a dance crew in high school and I was battling. I also took ballet most of my life until high school.

    DOJA CAT

    Who’s judging American Idol? Paula Abdul? Paula Abdul judging a singing contest is like Christopher Reeve judging a dance contest!

    CHRIS ROCK
    Dance quotes On Growth
    Dance quotes On Growth

    I grew up in a musical family; the majority of my growing up was done in Hawaii. It’s what we do. You sing, you dance, you play ukulele and you drink.

    DWAYNE JOHNSON

    I’ve always been drawn to people who dance to the beat of a different drum; it didn’t matter if they were in film or music or fashion.

    RUPAUL

    I love drag, and I love people who gravitate toward it. Because the people who do drag are people who dance to the beat of a different drummer.

    RUPAUL

    A lot of people insisted on a wall between modern dance and ballet. I’m beginning to think that walls are very unhealthy things.

    TWYLA THARP

    I would have to challenge the term, modern dance. I don’t really use that term in relation to my work. I simply think of it as dancing. I think of it as moving.

    TWYLA THARP

    I’ve always believed that a dance evening energizes an audience, that an audience goes out feeling chemically stronger and more optimistic. This is what I understand about dance. And this is an important thing. We need this. Our culture needs it.

    TWYLA THARP

    What we want from modern dance is courage and audacity.

    TWYLA THARP

    When I started making dances in the ’60s, narrative dance was sort of off the radar screen. What was important at the time in the avant-garde was minimalism.

    TWYLA THARP

    Leaders must encourage their organizations to dance to forms of music yet to be heard.

    WARREN BENNIS

    Of course, my interests and my focus change and become more diverse, more worldly. At the same time, I am interested in the simple basics, which is I love to dance and I love to make people dance.

    MADONNA CICCONE

    I can’t walk in high heels, never mind dance in them.

    KESHA

    Sometimes it is hard to sing and dance at the same time, but I would rather be off and be real and genuine about it to my fans.

    KESHA

    There probably aren’t a lot of actors my age who tap dance.

    CHRISTOPHER WALKEN

    There are so many things and so many aspects to gay life that I’ve discovered and so many things to write about. I have a new life, and I have a new take on dance music because of that life.

    GEORGE MICHAEL

    I have very strong feelings about dance and how it’s shot.

    GRETA GERWIG

    I like to dance around the house when I’m getting ready. It gets my day going.

    CARRIE UNDERWOOD

    After the horse dance was over, it seemed that I was above the ground and did not touch it when I walked.

    BLACK ELK

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    Dance quotes On Love
    Dance quotes On Love

    People have always asked me why my favorite event was floor, and my answer was always, ‘Because I love to dance!’

    LAURIE HERNANDEZ

    If you’re looking for a deep album or you’re looking for me to talk about past situations, it’s not even about that. It’s just 14 hot records that are gonna make you dance.

    SEAN COMBS

    I should be on Broadway. You have to sing, you have to dance, you have to speak well, and I’m good at all of those!

    JOJO SIWA

    Literally, ‘Dance Moms’ was so amazing, and I have the world to thank for that. They were so awesome – the set, the cast, the crew – it was amazing.

    JOJO SIWA

    If you live in the elite world of dance, you find yourself in a world rife with racism. Let’s face it.

    ALVIN AILEY

    The crazy thing about the dab is like – dance moves, once you create them, they last forever.

    QUAVO

    Everyone loves to dance. I’ve realized that’s a part of what I do more and more every day.

    CIARA

    I never had vocal lessons, dance classes, or any of the things my peers had.

    CIARA

    My becoming an actor wasn’t planned. My interest always lies in sports such as football, martial arts, gymnastics and dance.

    TIGER SHROFF
    Dance quotes On Buried
    Dance quotes On Buried

    My mother-in-law said, ‘One day I will dance on your grave.’ I said ‘I hope you do; I will be buried at sea.’

    LES DAWSON

    My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music. In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance. If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job. I did it decently and honestly.

    CARLOS SANTANA

    As far as the general public is concerned, I always tell people that you need to look like a dance teacher like you’re looking for a pediatrician.

    ABBY LEE MILLER

    The moment in between what you once were, and who you are now becoming, is where the dance of life really takes place.

    BARBARA DE ANGELIS

    I can’t just make a song people can dance in a club to… it still has to be real.

    MARY J. BLIGE

    When I auditioned for ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ on Broadway, Gower Champion said, ‘You’ve got the job!’ I said, ‘Mr. Champion, I can’t dance.’ He said, ‘We’ll teach you what you need to know.’

    DICK VAN DYKE

    “Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching.”

    – SATCHEL PAIGE

    “We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.”

    – FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

    “When you dance, you can enjoy the luxury of being you.”

    – PAULO COELHO

    “The one thing that can solve most of our problems is dancing.”

    – JAMES BROWN

    “Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body.”

    – MARTHA GRAHAM

    “Dancing is more than just moving body parts; it is a pathway of expressing your deepest inner thoughts.”

    – NORMANI KORDEI

    “Dance is a song of the body. Either of joy or pain.”

    – MARTHA GRAHAM

    “Dance from your heart and let your passion shine through.”

    – THE DANCE MUM

    “The first dance is the worst dance; the last dance is the best dance! All the roads of persistent practice lead to the Land of Perfection!”

    – MEHMET MURAT ILDAN

    “Dancing is like bank robbery. It takes split-second timing.”

    – TWYLA THARP

    “Dance is like wine; it matures with every performance.”

    – ALARMEL VALLI

    “Dancing’s part of my soul. I enjoy it, it makes people happy, and it makes me happy.”

    – JOHN TRAVOLTA

    “Dance is like life, it exists as you’re flitting through it, and when it’s over, it’s done.”

    – JEROME ROBBINS

    “The dance: a minimum of explanation, a minimum of anecdotes, and a maximum of sensations.”

    – MAURICE BJART

    “To dance, put your hand on your heart and listen to the sound of your soul.”

    Dance quotes On Perfect
    Dance quotes On Perfect

    “Someone need not be perfect to be a great dancer? Feeling a soul is more important than what the body can do.”

    – MARCIA HAYDE

    “Dance for yourself. If someone understands, good. If not, no matter. Go right on doing what interests you, and do it until it stops interesting you.”

    – LOUIS HORST

    “Dance is the timeless interpretation of life.”

    – SHAH ASAD RIZVI

    “Life is short and there will always be dirty dishes, so let’s dance.”

    – JAMES HOWE

    “I don’t want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance.”

    – GEORGE BALANCHINE

    “People have asked me why I chose to be a dancer. I did not choose. I was chosen to be a dancer, and with that, you live all your life.”

    – MARTHA GRAHAM

    “Life is a dance. Mindfulness is witnessing that dance.”

    – AMIT RAY
    Dance quotes On Move
    Dance quotes On Move

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

    – ALAN W. WATTS

    “Nobody cares if you can’t dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion.”

    – MARTHA GRAHAM

    “Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.”

    – OPRAH WINFREY

    “And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.”

    – FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
    Dance quotes On Life
    Dance quotes On Life

    “Before dance came into my life, I don’t really remember having any major goals or dreams of wanting to be anything.”

    – MISTY COPELAND

    “Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made.”

    – TED SHAWN

    “When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.”

    – WAYNE DYER

    “I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.”

    – MIKHAIL BARYSHNIKOV

    “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

    “Those who dance are considered insane by those who can’t hear the music.”

    – GEORGE CARLIN
    Dance quotes On Life
    Dance quotes On Odd

    “When I have bad days, I just eat lots of chocolate ice cream and dance to the ‘Lion King’ soundtrack. It’s really odd, but it’s true.”

    – BLAKE LIVELY

    “I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what it too deep to find for words.”

    – RUTH ST. DENIS

    “The main thing is dancing, and before it withers away from my body, I will keep dancing till the last moment, the last drop.”

    – RUDOLF NUREYEV

    “I think dancing is a man’s game and if he does it well he does it better than a woman.”

    – GENE KELLY

    “When a body moves, it’s the most revealing thing. Dance for me a minute, and I’ll tell you who you are.”

    – MIKHAIL BARYSHNIKOV

    “Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.”

    – GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

    “Dancing is like – it’s another way of communicating, no?”

    – MAURICIO MACRI

    “If you want to release your aggression, get up and dance. That’s what rock and roll is all about.”

    – CHUCK BERRY

    “Dance is one of the most revealing art forms.”

    – MIKHAIL BARYSHNIKOV

    “If I can’t dance, I don’t want to be part of your revolution.”

    – EMMA GOLDMAN

    “Dancing – however you do it, even if it’s in your living room – is a great workout.”

    – CIARA

    “What we want from modern dance is courage and audacity.”

    – TWYLA THARP
    Dance quotes On Give
    Dance quotes On Give

    “You’re terrified that nothing will ever give you the fulfillment that dancing has given you.”

    – KAREN KAIN

    “Dancing and running shake up the chemistry of happiness.”

    – MASON COOLEY

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