Please find below a curated list of 1,016 of The Best Dance Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Dance Quotes that resonate.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.
If I can’t dance to it, it’s not my revolution.
Dance is movement, and movement is life.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.
Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step – it is an old business procedure.
If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
He who neither drinks, nor smokes, nor dances, he who preaches & even occasionally practice piety, temperance and celibacy, is generally a saint, or a mahatma or more likely a humbug but he certainly won’t make a leader or for that matter a good soldier
The dance is the mother of the arts. Music and poetry exist in time; painting and architecture in space. But the dance lives at once in time and space.
The Dancer believes that his art has something to say which cannot be expressed in words or in any other way than by dancing.
Evolution is a tightly coupled dance, with life and the material environment as partners. From the dance emerges the entity Gaia.
Existence is movement. Action is movement. Existence is defined by the rhythm of forces in natural balance. (…) It is our appreciation for dance that allows us to see clearly the rhythms of nature and to take natural rhythm to a plane of well-organised art and culture.
He went through life with his hands firmly shoved into his pockets. She danced.
The energy doesn’t end at the hands. I want such intensity that it feels like light is streaming from every finger.
This new form of dialogue that is bringing us to the art to which I have dedicated my life, is rooted in the deepest and most beautiful part of being human.
The Creator wants us to drum. He wants us to corrupt the world with drum, dance and chants. After all, we have already corrupted the world with power and greed….which hasn’t gotten us anywhere – now’s the time to corrupt the world with drum, dance and chants.
Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to get attention we do, except walk?
In your light I learn how to love.
When you get the choice to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance.
The height of artistic skill is to know how to conceal the mechanical effort and strain beneath harmonious calm.
A dancer should learn from all the arts. Go to museums and look at the paintings. See how they balance things. Everything you do in the arts enriches you.
I’m not going to be dancing with the stars at this stage in my life. But I want to dance and bop around, and I did, and I can.
Dance training can’t be separate from life training. Everything that comes into our lives is training. The qualities we admire in great dancing are the same qualities we admire in human beings: honesty, courage, fearlessness, generosity, wisdom, depth, compassion,and humanity.
Dance is not an exercise. Dance is an art.
Dancers are the athletes of God.
I imagine a future where many of us will call ourselves dancers and collaborate to make an art which concerns itself with primary areas of life… for me, peace is a communal work process, a collective vision. The dance itself tries to exemplify a few of these methods in a truly grounded and practical way so that the people can say: yes, there are prospects of survival.
The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
Dance every performance as if it were your last.
The higher up you go, the more mistakes you are allowed. Right at the top, if you make enough of them, it’s considered to be your style.
I wish I could dance like Michael Jackson. I’d love to be able to have my life exactly the way it is, but with his dance moves.
This search for what you want is like tracking something that doesn’t want to be tracked. It takes time to get a dance right, to create something memorable.
If the dance is right, there shouldn’t be a single superfluous movement.