150+ Beautiful Quotes About Dancing

A child sings before it speaks dances almost before it walks. Music is in our hearts from the beginning. – Pamela Brown

A Nation’s character is typified by its dancers. – Confucius

And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. – Friedrich Nietzsche

Any kind of dancing is better than no dancing at all. – Lynda Barr

Any problem in the world can be solved by dancing. – James Brown

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

Caution not spirit, let it roam wild; for in that natural state dance embraces divine frequency. – Shah Asad Rizvi

Classical dancing is like being a mother:  if you’ve never done it, you can’t imagine how hard it is. – Harriet Cavalli

Daily dance uplifts the soul to spiritual realms. – Lailah Gifty Akita

Dance – an art form.  The body – an instrument.  Learn to play the instrument and master the art form. – Debbie Dee

Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.     – Steve Maraboli

Dance enables you to find yourself and lose yourself at the same time. – Unknown

Dance every performance as if it were your last. – Erik Bruhn

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

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 from your heart and let your passion shine through. – The Dance Mum

Dance is a great way to express yourself. – Darcey Bussell

Dance is a physical and mental workout. Once you get your body moving, you’ll see a difference. – Kathryn McCormick

Dance is a song of the body. Either of joy or pain. – Martha Graham

Dance is a timeless interpretation of life. – Shah Asad Rizvi

Dance is art, paint your dream and follow it. – Steven Thomson

Dance is certainly a sport, and they are phenomenal athletes, and they’re also artists.        – Neve Campbell

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

Dance is joy.  Dance is love.  Dance is what dreams are made of. – Unknown

Dance is like life, it exists as you’re flitting through it, and when it’s over, it’s done.            – Jerome Robbins

Dance is like wine; it matures with every performance. – Alarmel Valli

Dance is not endangered – it will always find a way to express itself. – Judith Jamison

Dance is one of the most revealing art forms. – Mikhail Baryshnikov

Dance is the hidden language of the soul. – Martha Graham

Dance is the most fundamental of all art forms. – Twyla Tharp

Dance is the movement of the universe concentrated in an individual. – Isadora Duncan

Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made. – Ted Shawn

Dance is the poetic baring of the soul through motion. – Scott Nilsson

Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing. It’s the rhythm of your life. It’s the expression in time and movement, in happiness, joy, sadness, and envy.                           – Jaques D’Ambroise

Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room. – Kurt Vonnegut

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. – Rumi

Dancers are instruments, like a piano the choreographer plays. – George Balanchine

Dancers are the athletes of God. – Albert Einstein

Dancers are the messengers of the gods. – Martha Graham

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

Dancing and running shake up the chemistry of happiness. – Mason Cooley

Dancing begets warmth, which is the parent of wantonness. It is Sir, the great grandfather of cuckoldom. – Henry Fielding

Dancing can reveal all the mystery that music conceals. – Charles Baudelaire

Dancing faces you towards Heaven, whichever direction you turn. – Sweetpea Tyler

Dancing faces you towards Heaven, whichever direction you turn. – Terri Guillemets

Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire. – George Bernard Shaw

Dancing is creating a sculpture that is visible only for a moment. – Erol Ozan

Dancing is like – it’s another way of communicating, no? – Mauricio Macri

Dancing is like bank robbery, it takes split-second timing. – Twyla Tharp

Dancing is like riding a bike. – Jamie Bell

Dancing is more than just moving body parts; it is a pathway to expressing your deepest inner thoughts. – Normani Kordei

Dancing is my obsession. My life. – Mikhail Baryshnikov

Dancing is poetry with arms and legs. – Charles Baudelaire

Dancing is silent poetry. – Simonides

Dancing is surely the most basic and relevant of all forms of expression. Nothing else can so effectively give outward form to an inner experience. – Lyall Watson

Dancing is the last word in life. In dancing, one draws nearer to oneself. – Jean Dubuffe

Dancing is the poetry of the foot. – John Dryden

Dancing is the world’s favorite metaphor. – Kristy Nilsson

Dancing: The Highest Intelligence in the Freest Body. – Isadora Duncan

Dancing’s part of my soul. I enjoy it, it makes people happy, and it makes me happy.        – John Travolta

Disco is just pop music you can dance to. – Sheena Easton

Do not be frightened, friend. Let us dance our way to God. – Kamand Kojouri

Even if you are not that good, dancing frees the body to float along with the music and to cast off stress. – Byron Pulsifer

Every dance is a kind of fever chart, a graph of the heart. – Martha Graham

Every dance you make belongs to you. It is part of your collection. When you think of it like that, you’ll want to make your next routine the best you’ve ever made! – Torron-Lee Dewar

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

Every savage can dance. – Jane Austen

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

Everyone should dance. And everyone should sing. People say, ‘Well, I can’t sing.’ Everybody can sing. That you do it badly is no reason not to sing. – Dick Van Dyke

Get up and dance, get up and smile, get up and drink to the days that are gone in the shortest while. – Simon Fowler

Great dancers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion. – Martha Graham

Hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, they danced by the light of the moon.                   –  Edward Lear

He who cannot dance puts the blame on the floor. – Hindu Proverb

How can we know the dancer from the dance? – William Butler Yeats

I dance a lot. I work grief and sadness out of my body when I dance, and I bring in joy and rhythm. – Inga Muscio

I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.          – Mikhail Baryshnikov

I don’t want people who want to dance; I want people who have to dance.                        – George Balanchine

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

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. – Martha Graham

I go with the flow. Whatever music you play for me, I’ll dance. – Gael Garcia Bernal

I learned to appreciate repetition. That’s why I can dance. It’s how I learned to act. I have a high tolerance for repetition. – Channing Tatum

I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what is too deep to find for words. – Ruth St. Denis

I think dancing is a man’s game and if he does it well he does it better than a woman.       – Gene Kelly

I think hip-hop is really fun right now… and that’s why people are using dance beats and singing more. – Wiz Khalifa

I try to dress classy and dance cheesy. – Psy

I was told that when I’m dancing, I give off the feeling of a rainy day. – Rain

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

I’m going to dance in all the galaxies. – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance. – E.E.Cummings

If a man doesn’t know how to dance he doesn’t know how to make love, there I said it!      – Craig Ferguson

If I can’t dance, I don’t want to be part of your revolution. – Emma Goldman

If you look at a dancer in silence, his or her body will be the music. If you turn the music on, that body will become an extension of what you’re hearing. – Judith Jamison

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

In my dreams, I am not crippled. In my dreams, I dance. – Louise Brooks

It’s the heart afraid of breaking that never learns to dance. – Xiaolu Guo

Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn’t music. – William Stafford

Let us dance in the sun, wearing wildflowers in our hair… – Susan Polis Schutz

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

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf.                       – Rabindranath Tagore

Life is a dance. Mindfulness is witnessing that dance. – Amit Ray

Life is short and there will always be dirty dishes, so let’s dance. – James Howe

Life is sweet when you pay attention. When it doesn’t seem sweet, put a sticker on your nose and do a funky dance. – Whitney Scott

Life is the dancer and you are the dance. – Eckhart Tolle

Live like you’ll die tomorrow, work like you don’t need the money, and dance like nobody’s watching. – Bob Fosse

Movement never lies. It is a barometer telling the state of the soul’s weather to all who can read it. – Martha Graham

Never give a sword to a man who can’t dance. – Confucius

Nobody cares if you can’t dance well. Just get up and dance. – Dave Barry

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

Part of the joy of dancing is conversation. Trouble is, some men can’t talk and dance at the same time. – Ginger Rogers

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

Poetry is to prose as dancing is to walking. – Paul Valery

Sometimes in life confusion tends to arise and only dialogue of dance seems to make sense. – Shah Asad Rizvi

Talk about dance? Dance is not something to talk about. Dance is to dance.                        – Peter Saint James

The dance can reveal everything mysterious that is hidden in music, and it has the additional merit of being human and palpable. Dancing is poetry with arms and legs.          – Charles Baudelaire

The dance is a poem of which each movement is a word. – Mata Hari

The dance is over, the applause subsided, but the joy and feeling will stay with you forever. – W.M. Tory

The dance: a minimum of explanation, a minimum of anecdotes, and a maximum of sensations. – Maurice Bjart

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

The job of feet is walking, but their hobby is dancing. – Amit Kalantri

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

The musician has the most brothers and the dancer the most sisters. – Alexandra Chauran

The one thing that can solve most of our problems is dancing. – James Brown

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 shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them. – Vicki Baum

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

They who love dancing too much seem to have more brains in their feet than in their head. – Terence

Those move easiest who have learned to dance. – Alexander Pope

Those who dance are considered insane by those who can’t hear the music. – George Carlin

Those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. – Friedrich Nietzsche

Through the synergy of intellect, artistry and grace came into existence the blessing of a dancer. – Shah Asad Rizvi

To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love. – Jane Austen

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

To dance, put your hand on your heart and listen to the sound of your soul.                       – Eugene Louis (Luigi) Faccuito

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

We dance to seduce ourselves. To fall in love with ourselves. When we dance with another, we manifest the very thing we love about ourselves so that they may see it and love us too. – Kamand Kojouri

We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.                   – Friedrich Nietzsche

We think to dance, and dance in thought. But to hibernate in the mind is to bring upon us an apocalypse of the Soul. – Ilyas Kassam

We’re fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance. – Japanese Proverb

What we want from modern dance are courage and audacity. – Twyla Tharp

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

When I dance, I forget everything else and just feel completely happy. – Katherine Jenkins

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

When people start dancing, they dance like they don’t know they are doing it.                    – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

When you dance and move around it creates a different reaction from the audience – they love it. – Adam Lambert

When you dance, you can enjoy the luxury of being you. – Paulo Coelho

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

Why walk when you can dance?  Ellen van Dam

Wives are people who feel they don’t dance enough. – Groucho Marx

Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching. – Satchel Paige

You live as long as you dance. – Rudolf Nureyev

You’re terrified that nothing will ever give you the fulfillment that dancing has given you. – Karen Kain

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