Inspirational Dance Quotes

Inspiring quotes to motivate and encourage.


God respects you when you work, but he loves you when you dance.
Sufi Saying

While I dance I can not judge, I can not hate, I can not separate myself from life. I can only be joyful and whole. This is why I dance.
Hans Bos

Technical perfection is insufficient. It is an orphan without the true soul of a dancer.
Sylvie Guillium

To touch, to move, to inspire. This is the true gift of dance.
Aubrey Lynch

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to be over, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.
Author Unknown

The journey between who you once were, and who you are now becoming, is where the dance of life really takes place.
Barbara De Angelis

Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Martha Graham

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

Birds use their wings to fly, because they do not know how to dance.
Zeynep Okcu

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.
Martha Graham

To learn to dance by practicing dancing or to learn to live by practicing living, the principles are the same.
Martha Graham

You are unique, and if that is not fulfilled, then something has been lost.
Martha Graham

You see, when weaving a blanket, an Indian woman leaves a flaw in the weaving of that blanket to let the soul out.
Martha Graham

To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.
Hopi Indian Saying

You know you're dancing when tears of pain and happiness blend in with your sweat.
Anonymous

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

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

Don’t be afraid to be amazing.
Andy Offutt Irwin

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