In our deepest, transformative dance movement event.….. we and movement become one, we are energy, we are power, we are out of fragmentation and into wholeness. Marica Leventhal
To touch, to move, to inspire. This is the true gift of dance. - Aubrey Lynch
To dance is to reach for a word that doesn't exist, To sing the heartsong of a thousand generations, To feel the meaning of a moment in time. - Beth Jones
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
Dance when you’re broken open.
Dance when you’ve torn the bandage off.
Dance in the middle of fighting.
Dance in your blood.
Dance when you’re perfectly free. – Rumi
The truest expression of a people is in its dance and in its music. Bodies never lie. - Agnes de Mille
Dancing is silent poetry. – Simonides
Dance has long been fundamental to man’s existence as an expression of life itself. To be alive is to move, to function harmoniously with the rhythms of one’s own body and the surrounding universe…. (Chaiklin, 1975)
Dance isn't something that can be explained in words. It has to be danced. - Paige Arden
Dancing is like dreaming with your feet! – Constanze
“The body is the medium through which we experience ourselves and the environment. The ways we gather and interpret sensory information affect both how we monitor our internal workings and how we construct our views of the world” (Olsen, 2002)
I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what it too deep to find for words. - Ruth St. Denis
Dancing is just discovery, discovery, discovery. - Martha Graham
Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room. - Mary Schmich
If you can't get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you'd best teach it to dance. - George Bernard Shaw
Dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt. Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth. - William W. Purkey
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them. - Vicki Baum
Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music.- William Stafford
Movement never lies. It is a barometer telling the state of the soul's weather to all who can read it. ~Martha Graham
There is a bit of insanity in dancing that does everybody a great deal of good. - Edwin Denby