Dance Quotes

“To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful.” Agnes De Mille

Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we’re here we should dance.” ~ Author Unknown

“And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand,
They danced by the light of the moon.”
~ Edward Lear, The Owl and the Pussycat

“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.”
~ Merce Cunningham

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

“The problem is not making up the steps but deciding which ones to keep.”
~ Mikhail Baryshnikov

“Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion. ”
~ Martha Graham

‘Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.’ ~ Samuel Beckett

‘There is a bit of insanity in dancing that does everybody a great deal of good.’ ~ Edwin Denby

Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor. ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.