75 Amazing Dance Quotes With Images Make You To Put A New Spin On Your Dancing

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Dance is a universal language. Dance lets one express himself/herself and is an amazing stress buster. It’s a magical charm and power that can make you forget about your woe and worries. An avid dancer can articulate many different emotions like greed, grief, joy, sorrow, love, thrill, fury, frustration and more. Dance is the song of heart that is also a fabulous workout. Although a good music is the surefire way to lure you to the dance floor, but in case if you need a little motivation to state your feelings, check out these fabulous dance quotes.

Dance Quotes:

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

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

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3.“Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.” – Voltaire

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4.“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

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5.“You don’t enter a dance studio and say “I can’t do that.” If you do, then why are you in the studio in the first place?” – Judith Jamison

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6.“I would believe only in a God that knows how to dance.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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8.“Behind every good dancer is a devoted parent.” – Unknown

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

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10.“Dance enables you to find yourself and loose yourself at the same time.” – Unknown

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11.“Dancing is the closest thing to magic.” – Unknown

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12.“And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, they danced by the light of the moon.” – Edward Lear

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

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14.“Take more chances, dance more dances.” – Unknown

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

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16.“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

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

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18.“Dance fills in me a space that nothing else could ever fill!” – Unnown

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19.“He who cannot dance says the stage is not ready.” – Unknown

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20.“Lesser dancers stumble, better dancers syncopate.” – Unknown

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21.“Almost nobody dances sober, unless they happen to be insane.” – H.P. Lovecraft

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

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

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

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25.“Dancing is moving to the music without stepping on anyone’s toes, pretty much the same as life.” – Robert Brault

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26.“The great thing about dancing is that it helps the crazy person in you come out.” – Unknown

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

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

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29.“To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.” – Indian Proverb

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

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31.“Dance isn’t something that can be explained in words. It has to be danced.” – Paige Arden

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32.“Dance music is like a virus: it has affected so many different genres.” – Avicii

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

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34.“Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…” – Susan Polis Schutz

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35.“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

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

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37.“Dancing is silent poetry.” – Simonides

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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46.“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

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47.“Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body.” – Martha Graham

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

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49.“Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.” – Robert Frost

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50.“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

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51.“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

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52.“The truest expression of a people is in its dance and in its music. Bodies never lie.” – Agnes De Mille

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53.“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

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54.“Dancers are the messengers of the gods.” – Martha Graham

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55.“Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it’s the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.” – Christopher Morley, Kitty Foyle

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56.“My mom took up belly dancing. In order to make it seem like she was moving, my father and I had to jiggle the furniture in back of her.” – Rita Rudner

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

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58.“There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.” – Vicki Baum

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

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60.“Dancing is the art of getting your feet out of the way faster than your partner can step on them.” – Unknown

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61.“Dance till the stars come down from the rafters.” – Unknown

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62.“Dance, Dance, Dance till you drop.” – W.H. Auden

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63.“If dancing were any easier it would be called football.” – Unknown

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

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65.“Stifling an urge to dance is bad for your health – it rusts your spirit and your hips.” – Terri Guillemets

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66.“Dancing is the poetry of the foot.”  – John Dryden

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67.“You can dance anywhere, even if only in your heart.” – Unknown

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68.“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.” – Havelock Ellis

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69.“Dancing is just discovery, discovery, discovery.”  – Martha Graham

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

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71.“I don’t want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance.” – George Balanchine

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72.“We ought to dance with rapture that we might be alive… and part of the living, incarnate cosmos.” – D.H. Lawrence

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73.“Dance with your heart and your feet will follow.” – Unknown

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74.“If you hit a wall, climb over it, crawl under it or dance on top of it.” – Unknown

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75.“Dancing with the feet is one thing but dancing with the heart is another.”  – Unknown

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As people in the world speak different languages, dance too has many forms, from classical to hip hop, ballet, contemporary and western dances. When you dance with your heart, steps don’t matter, floor doesn’t matter – all that matters is the spring in your feet and the joy in your soul. Dance can be a passion or hobby for some and nowadays people even carve out the careers in performing arts, choreography etc. We hope that these awesome dance quotes inspire you to find your groove and get back to the dance floor.


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