245 Inspiring Quotes about Dancing

Are you looking for inspirational quotes about dancing? Inspiring Lizard has got you covered! In this article we present the 245 most beautiful dancing quotes we could find. Let’s get inspired!

Dancing quotes

I get called ‘the girl off the dancing horse.’ I just laugh; I think it’s really funny. It’s true, isn’t it? It’s great we’re getting that recognition.

— Charlotte Dujardin

Well, but you two are dancing around in your iridescent little downpour, whooping and stomping as sane people ought to do when they encounter a thing so miraculous as water.

— Marilynne Robinson, Gilead

Are there moments when I see unrequited crushes or ex-boyfriends slow dancing with their dates and kind of want to stab myself in the spleen with a salad fork? Yeah, sure.

— Sloane Crosley

Life is nothing but a transient dream dancing at the tip of a leaf called time.

— Debasish Mridha

At the time I started in ballet they were dancing ‘The Spirit of Champagne’ on pointe, in Paris. I thought, ‘I don’t want to dance the spirit of champagne, I want to drink it!

— Martha Graham, Blood Memory

Nobody wanted your dance, Nobody wanted your strange glitter, your flounderingDrowning life and your effort to save yourself, Treading water, dancing the dark turmoil, Looking for something to give.

— Ted Hughes, Birthday Letters

If you opened the dictionary and searched for the meaning of a Goddess, you would find the reflection of a dancing lady.

— Shah Asad Rizvi

There is no real bravery in getting paid to save someone’s life. However, there is a large amount of bravery in a nurse break dancing at the hospital’s Christmas party.

— Shannon L. Alder

This was our language: half-truths, obvious lies, accusations neither one of us would ever make. It was a system eery bit as complicated as Morse code or the dancing of bees. Don’t ask, don’t tell, stay civil.

— Jennifer Lynn Barnes, Every Other Day

Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.

— Thelonious Monk

Poetry is dancing with words.

— Ana Monnar

For truth to tell, dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education: dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with pen- that one must learn how to write

— Friedrich Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols

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

— Friedrich Nietzsche

God wants to dance with us. The goal of dancing is NOT to learn the steps. The goal of dancing is to enjoy your partner. We learn the steps but only so we don’t have to look down at our feet. We are free to look into the eyes of the one we love.

— Nicole Johnson, Fresh Brewed Life A Stirring Invitation To Wake Up Your Soul

The only time I ever look good dancing is if I’m next to my dad at a wedding.

— Cat Deeley

A man whose eyes love opens risks his soul -His dancing breaks beyond the mind’s control.

— Farid ud-Din Attar, The Conference of the Birds

… where I walked, the frost shaped itself to my will, dancing in the air like music over water.

— Eugie Foster, Beautiful Winter

I had a dream about you last night.. You were balancing ten tiny footballs on your nose while dancing with a turquoise unicorn.

— Amy Sommers, I Had a Dream About You

Nothing burns more calories than dancing in 5-inch heels… try it!

— Ariana Grande

In the rain Still crying In the rain She’s dancing Again & again Broken hearts Still meltingLike ice on fire ….

— Sami Abouzid

Blood cannot be without dancing. There is no dancing without blood.

— Cameron Conaway, Bonemeal

I opened my eyes and watched the water stream past me. I let out some of my air and gazed at the cascade of silver bubbles dancing up to the surface.

— Erica Sehyun Song, Thorns in the Shadow

If atheism solved all human woe, then the Soviet Union would have been an empire of joy and dancing bunnies, instead of the land of corpses.

— John C. Wright

Through the window of my soul and the mirror of my mind, I was looking for the beauty of my life. I could not find it, but I found it in the glint of a dew drop at the edge of a dancing leaf.

— Debasish Mridha

It all goes back and back, ” Tyrion thought, “to our mothers and fathers and theirs before them. We are puppets dancing on the strings of those who came before us, and one day our own children will take up our strings and dance in our steads.

— George R.R. Martin, A Storm of Swords

I can see lights in the distance trembling in the dark cloak of nightCandles and lanterns are dancing, dancing a waltz on All Souls Night.

— Loreena McKennitt

Apparently, dancing for him and throwing herself at him weren’t enough. Apparently, she had to nearly commit murder to arouse him enough to attack her.

— Gena Showalter, The Darkest Kiss

You know, you guys have been dancing around each other for so long you could cut the sexual tension with a knife. It’s a wonder you didn’t rip each other’s clothes off the minute you got over yourselves and got together.””For crissakes, Heather.

— Susan Bischoff, Heroes ‘Til Curfew

But when they began handing out doctorates for comparative folk dancing and advanced fly-fishing, I became too stink in’ proud to use the title. I won’t touch watered whiskey and I take no pride in watered-down degrees.

— Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land

Doubt quit stopping by when I started staying out late, dancing in a flood of self assurance discovered when holding your hand.

— Taylor Patton

I know exactly what Einstein meant when he said, “Dancers are the athletes of God.” You three look like angels. I can’t wait to see you dancing in the Christmas concert.

— Kirsty Murray, The Secret Life of Maeve Lee Kwong

Content” ranges anywhere from the logo on a can of soup, dogs dancing on youtube, to the coding of an app:it’s confusing!

— Natasha Tsakos

A baby is the source of pure joy, a bundle of a warm smile, and a heart of dancing love.

— Debasish Mridha

I think the universe is pure geometry – basically, a beautiful shape twisting around and dancing over space-time.

— Antony Garrett Lisi

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

You are the beloved child of this universe, so live as if everything is yours. Every morning the sun is rising for you. The rays of light are kissing you, birds are singing for you, flowers are dancing for you, and everything belongs to you.

— Debasish Mridha

In the stillness of the ocean, I wonder at the dancing waves.

— Debasish Mridha

I’m dancing on land mines across your chest.Hoping high hopes I’ll trigger some

— Renee Ruin, Wounds: Volume 1

When the beauty and warmth of summer is here, then dancing leaves with colors are not too far.

— Debasish Mridha

Pretend you are dancing or singing a picture. A worker or painter should enjoy his work, else the observer will not enjoy it.

— Robert Henri

Be as peaceful as a dancing spring flower.

— Debasish Mridha

A smile is a reflection of your dancing heart and your joyful soul.

— Debasish Mridha

Every flower is a love of a dancing sun, ready to kindle your heart.

— Debasish Mridha

This is a beautiful morning; the sun is rising with a smiling face. Everything around me is alive and smiling. Everything is whispering in my ear to enjoy every moment and enjoy the morning. My heart is dancing with you, with morning light.

— Debasish Mridha

When we emerge into the beauty of a dancing peacock, our spirit dances with joy.

— Debasish Mridha

When dancing with a pit bull, it’s always best to let him lead.

— Michael Barnett, Eden Fading

If I do find myself walking up the aisle and dancing at my own wedding reception, I want the first dance to be both spontaneous and dramatic.

— Anton du Beke

I’m dancing when the clouds start crying.

— Tanmaya Guru

It was as if someone had taken a tiny bead of pure life and decking it as lightly as possible with down and feathers, had set it dancing and zigzagging to show us the true nature of life.

— Virginia Woolf, The Death of the Moth and Other Essays

In the deep shivering winter, I can feel the joy of a dancing summer in my heart.

— Debasish Mridha

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

— Hal Borland

The glamour’s off. Almost any question you ask can be answered. It’s only the questions that you didn’t know to ask that remain, dancing the can-can behind your back. The unknown unknowns.

— Mark Forsyth, The Unknown Unknown: Bookshops and the Delight of Not Getting What You Wanted

All those years of skating and dancing have carried over. I can’t design anything without thinking of how a woman’s body will look and move when she’s wearing it.

— Vera Wang

Belatedly, I notice how much easier it is to walk on these sticks when you can’t feel your legs. Lesson number one for hooch wear, be drunk. It might make dancing more of a challenge, but I wasn’t feeling a thing and it was beautiful.

— Harper Sloan, Axel

This was different, spontaneous, unrestricted. This was what dancing was supposed to feel like – like freedom.

— Anam Iqbal, The Whyte Divide

What am I doing here, Reena? Why am I dancing to the tunes of that old hag?’‘You are saving your family.

— Renita D’Silva, Monsoon Memories

He puts his arm around me, the lights dancing on his dark skin constantly skipping across to mine, planting a myriad of emotions into each pore as if preparing my heart for tilling.

— Poppet, Aisyx

I think a lot about when times were simpler, when I was still dancing and living with my parents. I really miss living at home sometimes. I get really sad.

— Hailey Baldwin

J: You will not believe what Mom is doing.M: Ballroom dancing lessons? Hot-air balloon classes?

— Kelly Bingham, Formerly Shark Girl

We know who the homicidal maniacs are. They are the ones cheering and dancing right now.

— Ann Coulter

If you don’t know a lot about figure skating, it’s easy to fall in love with ice dancing because it’s so romantic and so theatrical.

— Dorothy Hamill

Each of us is full of shit in our own special way. We are all shitty little snowflakes dancing in the universe.

— Lewis Black, Me of Little Faith

Life is magical for those whose hearts are loving, minds are full with joy, and eyes that are dancing with beauty.

— Debasish Mridha

Life is a dancing dew drop on the tip of a leaf.

— Debasish Mridha

The dancing vortex of a sacred metaphor clashes horns and halos to make wounded music set to the tempo of a new era in brilliant labor.

— Aberjhani, The River of Winged Dreams

In the summer heat the reapers say, “We have seen her dancing with the autumn leaves, and we saw a drift of snow in her hair.

— Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

She reminded me of the sea; the way she came dancing towards you, wild and beautiful, and just when she was almost close enough to touch she’d rush away again.

— Glenda Millard, A Small Free Kiss in the Dark

Sun shines above making diamonds of lightTink-tinkling, tap dancing and bright.

— Mommy Moo Moo

Other nations merely change governments as a lady changes dancing partners: Canada contrives to fall in a dead faint every time the music stops.

— Gordon Donaldson, The Prime Ministers of Canada

Let your characters lead when you’re dancing together.

— Caron Kamps Widden, Restoration

I wanted to bathe myself in that burn, to let the radiation take my skin and flesh and bones until I was nothing but charged particles dancing in space.

— Bethany Hagen, Landry Park

Energy is what I believe all of us are. We’re just conscious awareness dancing for itself for no other reason but to stay amused.

— Jim Carrey

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

— Terence

I have no time to look back. My heart is dancing in the present moment feeling the joy of life.

— Debasish Mridha

Here, fire turns into water;Here, the dancing of the rain declares the sun.There’s no opposition in existence, no contradiction;Everything supports everything else.

— Osho

We are dancing on our irony as upon the top of glowing sparks.

— Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934

What’s the subject of life – to get rich? All of those fellows out there getting rich could be dancing around the real subject of life.

— Paul A. Volcker

The hall erupted into punches, blows, and kicks. The dancing ended but the band played on. The older men escorted the women from the premises and so ended a bloody-good night.

— Luggs, Jack the Ripper: The Long Arm of the Law

Take a deep breath and feel the joy of life. Open your eyes and see the beauty of a dancing leaf.

— Debasish Mridha

Death is a part of Life, they are dancing together the dance of infinity in front of the gates of Time. We can live our dreams as we are dreaming our future. Time is the Endless Consciousness

— Grigoris Deoudis

A gust of wind set the leaves of grass to dancing and celebrated the grass’s song before it died.

— Haruki Murakami, After the Quake

Any woman can make pole dancing a regular part of their exercise routine – and a fun part of their romantic life!

— Kendra Wilkinson

It’s like they’ve forgotten everything important, isn’t it? I mean, forgotten things like cats and dancing exist.

— Katherine Rundell

Life is a dancing mind, loving heart, caring soul, and wandering thoughts.

— Debasish Mridha

One should never go dancing with a broken foot, but one should with a broken heart.

— Marty Rubin

Why? As much fun as a hospital sounds, I’d rather spend the evening dancing with an amazing, smart, funny, interesting, beautiful girl who has the most incredible green eyes I’ve ever seen. Sophie, will you go to the dance with me?

— Leslea Wahl, The Perfect Blindside

There are people who are dancing through Life and others who are crying through Life. The irony is that Life is the same—what we do is purely our Choice.


Sun shines above making diamonds of lightTink-tinkling, tap dancing and bright.from Atlantic Ocean, My Old Friend by Mommy Moo Moo

— Mommy Moo Moo

A baby is a smiling, dancing moon in our hands just waiting to touch our hearts.

— Debasish Mridha

We learn by practice. Whether it means to learn to dance by practicing dancing or to learn to live by practicing living, the principles are the same. One becomes in some area an athlete of God.

— Martha Graham

Let us dance with passion. Our hearts will be dancing with joy and the magic of the music.

— Debasish Mridha

Babies are living dolls with dancing smiles that come from the stars to still our hearts.

— Debasish Mridha

As an actor, I’ve grown considerably. It’s taken me years to get comfortable doing a romantic scene and dancing on stage in front of a live audience. I’ve really opened up a lot.

— Sanjay Dutt

Partying and dancing have never been my thing, but drinking I could do with reasonable familiarity and skills. I decided to begin there.

— Vann Chow, Shanghai Nobody

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

— Jane Austen

When I started go-go dancing on tables for a living, I didn’t want to tell my mom or my dad. I made 25 dollars a night, and I was able to make my rent, with the four girls I lived with.

— Goldie Hawn

The moment you are there You know but the moment cannot be explained for it is beyond language and expression. It is a moment of silence, joy, bliss, void, crying, dancing but nothing confirms to normal.

— Maitreya Rudrabhayananda

Autumn colors remind us we are all one dancing in the wind.

— Lorin Morgan-Richards

It is spring again, my heart is dancing with flowers with love and joy.

— Debasish Mridha

I sat in at every club in New York City, jamming with musicians, because it felt right – and because it felt right and we were having fun – the people dancing and sipping their drinks in the clubs felt it too and it made them smile.

— Ray Conniff

I am a woman with wings, ‘ I once wrote and will revise these words again. ‘I am a woman with wings dancing with other women with wings.’ In a voiced community, we all flourish.

— Terry Tempest Williams, When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice

I think the whole thing, boy band, it’s a little bit of a dirty word. They say it’s not a good thing to be in a boy band. We want to change that. We want to make the boy band cool. It’s not just about dancing and dressing the same.

— Liam Payne

Souls from the same star find it impossible to resist dancing to the tune of inevitability.

— T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with “The Divine Presence”

Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?

— Friedrich Nietzsche

Let your heart dance with pen and paperNow fill the paper with dancing letters.

— Debasish Mridha

You are in love when you feel and see. Mind is dancing on a flower like a bee.

— Debasish Mridha

Life is nothing but a few ecstatic dancing atoms.

— Debasish Mridha

When I was 14-15 There was nothing to my lifebut dancing and sexI’d go to night clubs and danceThen I’d meet someone and have sexit was Fine and easynothing to doBUT Think with my bodylike a birdI Thought I was FreeTrAcey Emin

— Tracey Emin, Strangeland

…the long blue shadows of afternoon advanced before me like cheerful ghosts of last summer’s growth, dancing past the withered flower borders and the stiff hedges to fall at the feet of a stone nymph, her cascade of water frozen in her urn.

— Stephanie Barron, Jane and the Unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor

Oh my, you big stud, your dancing boobs have enchanted me with your hypnotic sexual magnitudeness.

— Kyle Adams, Prize Package

It did not look like the work of God, but it might have represented the handicraft of a God with a joyous sense of humor, a dancing God who loved mischief as much as prayer, and playfulness as much as mischief.

— Pat Conroy, South of Broad

Shug say, What, too shamefaced to put singing and dancing and fucking together? She laugh. That’s the reason they call what us sing the devil’s music. Devils love to fuck.

— Alice Walker, The Color Purple

Behind my eyelids, I saw him dancing in spirals of coloured light, emerald, blue, and brilliant purple, enfolding him like the wings of an electric angel.

— Alexis Hall, Glitterland

She would be half a planet away, floating in a turquoise sea, dancing by moonlight to flamenco guitar.

— Janet Fitch, White Oleander

I found you in the whispers of the shadow… luring me out into the light. Swallowed by the song and richness of the breath dancing in depth and perception wide. Heart within your eyes, soul in your word, I found home upon the essence of you.

— Jennifer Hillman

I am grateful to those who are keepers of the groove. The babies and the grandmas who hang on to it and help us remember when we forget that any kind of dancing is better than no dancing at all.

— Linda Barry

When I was a teeny little girl, I was in dancing school, and I sang. We had to put a dance to a song, so I went to the 10-cent store one day and looked at all the sheet music. It was all laid out, and I picked ‘Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries.’

— Doris Day

A baby is a dancing joy of life.

— Debasish Mridha

How do you keep all the balls you got dancing in the air from crashing down on your fucking head, Rousseau?””Centuries of practice?

— Heather R. Blair, Phoenix Broken

I avoid talking before the youth of the age as I would dancing before them: for if one’s tongue don’t move in the steps of the day, and thinks to please by its old graces, it is only an object of ridicule.

— Horace Walpole

Every night I build a fire for you, Alowa. Every night I dance on the rooftop for you. Look at the flames, Alowa. Aren’t they beautiful? Look at the smoke. I’m dancing in the smoke, Alowa.

— Glenn Haybittle, The Memory Tree

I’ve been dancing since I was two, learning so many different styles. I like dancing to rap and hip-hop, but also the Strokes, the Hives, and the Vines with carefree randomness. There’s always a way to move to something.

— Jillian Hervey

Aaron snorted “That’s so cheesy.””Well yeah. I am cheesy. I’m the king of cheese. You should know that by now.Aaron’s eyes were dancing with amusement. “I prefer to call you classically romantic.

— Cleon Lee, Theory of Attraction

In the morning light, I remembered how much I loved the sound of wind through the trees. I laid back and closed my eyes, and I was comforted by the sound of a million tiny leaves dancing on a summer morning.

— Patrick Carman, The Tenth City

The dancing Sun the dancing moon the dancing stars and the dancing galaxies are the direct expression of our divine Self.

— Amit Ray, Beautify your Breath – Beautify your Life

When you dance, your whole body dances, your skin and bones, your soul, The tips of your fingers and the roots of your hair. When you stop dancing you stop living.

— Chloe Thurlow, Sophie’s Secret

When she bites my lips, I see stars dancing right next to the sun.


My style is bad white-boy dancing. I can do swing a little bit, but nothing beyond that. My solo dancing is sad. I use my arms, badly.

— Robin Williams

A full moon sprinkled the black ocean with diamonds, and she could imagine fairies dancing in the silver foam that laced the huge, dark waves.

— Patricia Hagan, Ocean of Dreams

You’ll be back within the hour?” she said. “For the opening dance?” “Really, Azalea, ” said the King, putting on his stiff hat. “Is everything about dancing to you?” “It was, actually, but Azalea decided now wasn’t the best time to point that out.

— Heather Dixon, Entwined

To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?

— Michael Jackson

Few humans see fairies or hear their music, but many find fairy rings of dark grass, scattered with toadstools, left by their dancing feet.

— Judy Allen, Fantasy Encyclopedia

You may make love in dancing as well as sitting.

— Aphra Behn, The Emperor of the Moon: A Dialogue-Pantomime; With Alterations, and the Addition of Several Airs, Duets, and Choruses, Selected

Talking to Rhett was comparable only to one thing, the feeling of ease and comfort afforded by a pair of old slippers after dancing in a pair too tight.

— Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind

On a silent moonlit night look at the sky and see yourself dancing with those distant twinkling stars.

— Debasish Mridha

The elephants are dancing on the graves of squeeling mice.

— Cream

Some of us see endless darkness and get scared. Some of us see the joyful moon and dancing stars.

— Debasish Mridha

Instead of falling, I am dancing with the wind.

— Laurie Nadel, Dancing with the Wind: A True Story of Zen in the Art of Windsurfing

Wind is the sacred music of the leaves; wherever and whenever the wind blows, over there leaves start their holy dancing frantically!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Sad songs are not my strong suit. All the songs that have saved my life make you feel like driving with the top down or dancing in your room with your best friend.

— J.C. Lillis, A&B

Writing is the dancing of words, sometimes it is beautiful and meaningful, sometimes it is not.

— Debasish Mridha

Writing is the dancing of the mind on a stage called paper.

— Debasish Mridha

You think that’s the solution to everything, don’t you, Bane? Drinking and dancing and making love… but I tell you this, something is coming, and we’d be fools to ignore it.””When have I ever claimed not to be a fool?

— Cassandra Clare, The Rise of the Hotel Dumort

I am in love, I became an angel; flowers bloom with my touch, birds comes to me and sing love song, air touches my cheeks to feel my love, leaves are dancing around me with the melody of love.Oh love, I am in love, I am the love.

— Debasish Mridha

Is it difficult to recognize spring when the air is dancing with joy and the flowers are blooming bright colorful smiles?

— Debasish Mridha

Dance madly as if all of life is meant for dancing and celebrating.

— Osho

Writing about music is like dancing about architecture – it’s really a stupid thing to want to do.

— Elvis Costello

She had fire dancing in her eyes as she assaulted him with her serpent’s tongue. Tonight she was not his wife but his little sister.

— Shakuita Johnson, A Prequel

What is important is the story. Because when we are all dust and teeth and kicked-up bits of skin – when we’re dancing with our own skeletons – our words might be all that’s left of us.

— Alexandra Fuller, Scribbling the Cat

I never went dancing again.

— Tilly Dunn, Exit Stage Left

Now you may hear songs of kindness From every singing bird And from every dancing heart Let kindness be the part of your being

— Debasish Mridha

Listen to the whisper of the ocean. See the beauty of her crystal blue eyes. Enjoy the hug of her warm, joyful and dancing beauty. Feel her deep driving desire in her waves.

— Debasish Mridha

Complete strangers can stand silent next to each other in an elevator and not even look each other in the eye. But at a concert, those same strangers could find themselves dancing and singing together like best friends. That’s the power of music.

— LZ Granderson

Spirit is a child, the tune of dancing feet its lullaby.

— Shah Asad Rizvi

Feel the kiss of ocean breeze, Hear the song of dancing waveLet your soul fly away with seagullsTo fill the heart with the joy of life.

— Debasish Mridha

How lucky we are! We are singing our songs, dancing our dances, and living our lives.

— Debasish Mridha

I loved you unabashedly in the rain, you were real, raw, accustomed to pain. I loved you mostly in the rain, where you exposed your broken soul, unashamed, dancing despite it all.

— Melody Lee

The art of dancing stands at the source of all the arts that express themselves first in the human person. The art of building, or architecture, is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person; and in the end they unite.

— Havelock Ellis

My eyes still swelled with tears, but my heart was dancing the lazgi.

— Ella Leya, The Orphan Sky

You are not your job, you’re not how much money you have in the bank. You are not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You are not your fucking khakis. You are all singing, all dancing crap of the world.

— Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club

I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills When all at once I saw a crowd A host of golden daffodils Beside the lake beneath the trees Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.

— William Wordsworth, I Wander’d Lonely as a Cloud

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

Your dreamers. You ridiculous children. You dancing grinning fuckups. Here is your bright future. Your earnest, saccharine hope. How does it taste dripping from the neck of everyone you love?

— Isaac Marion, Warm Bodies

What’s your one thing? When you pause long enough to hear its heartbeat, your one thing will take your breath away. When you pause long enough to feel it, your eyes will tear up or you won’t be able to stop smiling, dancing and having a blast!

— Bill Jensen, Future Strong

The self-righteous scream judgments against others to hide the noise of skeletons dancing in their own closets.

— John Mark Green

We are content with the ‘given’ in sensation’s quest. We have been metamorphosised from a mad body dancing on hillsides to a pair of eyes staring in the dark.

— Jim Morrison, The Lords and the New Creatures

It’s worked! Our marriage has outlasted all of the world leaders, except for Castro. And if we keep talking, arguing, making love and dancing to the Ramones- it’ll probably keep working.

— Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

The laws of physics say if there’s a party, Isla will eventually end up dancing on a table.

— Corey Ann Haydu, The Careful Undressing of Love

Memories dancing through ageless ripples of time, waiting to be shared.

— Al Cash

I want your scent to intoxicate my passions to the point where lust is merely a word, dancing upon our flames of desire…

— Virginia Alison

I can’t stop being in parades. I just love dancing on floats that move really slowly on the city streets in the early morning.

— Chris Kattan

The thing about dancing – what it taught me all those years – is it gives you an amazing sense of discipline in forcing yourself to do things that you know are good for you but you don’t really want to do.

— Madonna Ciccone

If people are not dancing to your tune, change the song.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Life is a dancing dream.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

She will blaze through you like a gypsy wildfire. Igniting you soul and dancing in its flames. And when she is gone, the smell of her smoke will be the only thing left to soothe you.

— Nicole Lyons

World seems like a void of silence every time footsteps are deprived of dancing shoes.

— Shah Asad Rizvi

The smell of the ocean, southern breeze, blue sky, and the gentle sound of dancing waves make me sing the song of love.

— Debasish Mridha

I could watch her dance for hours, Because she’s always dancing inside of my heart.

— Tanzy Sayadi, Write like no one is reading 2

My old dance teacher, Jimmy Wilde, a former European ballroom dancing champion, was so sophisticated.

— Anton du Beke

They want dancing girls! They want thrills! They want elephants! They want people falling off roofs! They want dreams! The world is full of little people with big dreams!

— Terry Pratchett, Moving Pictures

I tell you: one must still have chaos in oneself to give birth to a dancing star. I tell you: you still have chaos in yourselves.

— Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra

You will see romance everywhere when your heart is dancing with love and joy.

— Debasish Mridha

It is deep winter with shivering cold air, but my heart is dancing with joy and spring flowers.

— Debasish Mridha

Abel was brushing the snow off his parka while Micha was dancing around him, still balancing the plate of cookies, singing, ‘We’re staying, we’re staying, we’re staying overnight! We’re drying! We’re drying! We’re drying on the line!

— Antonia Michaelis, The Storyteller

I saw myself dancing alone, always alone

— V.C. Andrews, Flowers in the Attic

To attract all the beauty of life, spread the fragrance of happiness like a dancing flower of peace.

— Debasish Mridha

The idea of my heart dancing with delight was far too good to pass up.

— Tahir Shah, Travels With Myself

I was the one that was always dancing and got along with everybody, but I also spoke my mind. If I didn’t agree with something the teacher would say, I’d tell her, so I would get in trouble for things like that. I’ve always been a good/bad boy.

— Shameik Moore

My body is a cage that keeps me from dancing with the one I love, but my mind holds the key.

— Arcade Fire

At each moment, our seemingly objective world emerges from the dancing of consciousness with a single untruth: that there is something out there which is not us.

— Eric Micha’el Leventhal

The victim mindset will have you dancing with the devil, then complaining that you’re in hell.

— Steve Maraboli

At my wedding, I was dancing so furiously that I fell hard on my kneecaps. The next morning, my knees were so swollen that I had to get a wheelchair at the airport to go on my honeymoon.

— Casey Wilson

You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

Although I love elegant parties, dancing and dining and spending the night with a sweet woman in my arms, my life belongs to literature.

— Roman Payne, The Wanderess

You won’t find me dancing in a club at night but you will find me climbing mountains to see the sunrise, with a glimmer of hope and a smile on my face ~ this is life baby and freedom fills my days.

— Nikki Rowe

That’s what sailing is, a dance, and your partner is the sea. And with the sea you never take liberties. You ask her, you don’t tell her. You have to remember always that she’s the leader, not you. You and your boat are dancing to her tune.

— Michael Morpurgo, Alone on a Wide Wide Sea

I tell you: one must still have chaos in one, to give birth to a dancing star. I tell you: you have still chaos in you.

— Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra

The trouble with nude dancing is that not everything stops when the music stops.

— Sir Robert Helpmann

Labour is blossoming or dancing whereThe body is not bruised to pleasure soul.

— W.B. Yeats, The Tower

The writing that so thrills and exhilarates you, as if you were dancing right next to the band, is barely audible to anyone else.

— Annie Dillard

When you turn an election into a three-ring circus, there’s always a chance that the dancing bear will win.

— Nancy Isenberg, White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America

Never hesitate to let the one you love know how you feel. Align your minds, synchronise your hearts and above be fearless when dancing with their souls.

— Truth Devour, Wantin

If you are a musician, sing to one as if you were singing to a million.If you are a dancer, dance to one as if you were dancing to a million.If you are a performer, perform to one as if you were performing to a million.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

— Steve Martin

I want to be born and reborn as a cherry tree so that I may beautify this world with my blossoms, feed everyone with my nectar of love fruits, and purify the air with my calmly dancing leaves.

— Debasish Mridha

Life is dancing in front of you so don’t forget to enjoy the joy of the dance.

— Debasish Mridha

My love is like a magical dancing spirit. It is mighty but affable

— invisible but infinite.

The key to finding your mission lies in listening to your heart and dancing to its beat.

— Pooja Ruprell

When you are doing something you love, you see the lover dancing in your heart.

— Debasish Mridha

I felt a surge of love for my aunt. We disagreed about so many things, yet here was family: the people who kept dancing with you, even after the music stopped.

— Sibella Giorello, The Mountains Bow Down

Bright colours in the west, giant butterflies dancing as night crept like a cripple toward the east.

— Roberto Bolaño, 2666

Take a break to listen to the song of the wind, talk to the whispering trees, feel the love of flowers, dance with the dancing leaves, and enjoy the tranquility and serenity of nature.

— Debasish Mridha

You know I love to spend my mornings, like sunlight dancing on your skin

— Rodney Crowell

Tread not into the fearsome nightBut pull the covers high, Step not into the wild dark woodFor the Hobbers are dancing nigh

— Robin Jarvis, The Oaken Throne

I enjoy load shedding in Nepal, when it allows me to witness the dancing of fireflies in the next field, and at the same time to hear children playing a chanting clapping game because there is no TV to waste their time on.

— Andrew James Pritchard

I just can’t wait to get out of Sweet Valley, ‘ Jessica explained. ‘I feel like I’ve been dancing with the same ten cute guys my whole life.

— Francine Pascal, Once Upon a Time

I am angry that I starved my brain and that I sat shivering in my bed at night instead of dancing or reading poetry or eating ice cream or kissing a boy…

— Laurie Halse Anderson, Wintergirls

Isn’t it funny how we all will end up? Best friends today, communicating via internet tomorrow. Crush today, dancing at their weddings tomorrow.

— Manasa Rao

When your heart is dancing with love, you are with God, and that is your love.

— Debasish Mridha

Somehow, the days of summer with their glimmering enchantment of dancing ladybugs and sailing clouds had faded into grey. Maddie’s heart had somehow faded with it.

— David Paul Kirkpatrick, The Address Of Happiness

Girls should be strong together. Strong like steel, merry like the tinkling of chimes dancing in the wind.

— Kristin Halbrook, Nobody But Us

In my more rebellious days I tried to doubt the existence of the sacred, but the universe kept dancing and life kept writing poetry across my life. (Beyond Religion, p. 81)

— David N. Elkins

Just remember that the only question in a house is who is to rule. The rest is only dancing around that, trying not to look it in the eye.

— Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

We…we could be friends.’We COULD be rare specimens of an exotic breed of dancing African elephants, but we’re not. At least, I’M not.

— Neil Gaiman, Coraline

There are no standards and no possible victories except the joy you are living while dancing your run. You are not running for some future reward-the real reward is now!

— Fred Rohe, The Zen of Running

Living in a world such as this is like dancing on a live volcano.

— Kentetsu Takamori

I was dancing on the edge of something new, though maybe not completely new, if I had to be honest with myself, and I wasn’t sure what I would do if I fell, if falling was an option, if falling was something I was actually meant to do all along.

— Cary Attwell, The Other Guy

Scriptures and creeds may come to seem incredible, but faith will still go dancing on.

— Sydney Carter

You’re dressed for dancing, ” she said in her throaty stage voice. “Being undressed for dancing occured to me, but I didn’t think Merris would like it.

— Sarah Rees Brennan, The Demon’s Lexicon

People whose dancing have brought joy to our hearts are born once in a century. We had MJ.

— Paul Bamikole

What truly captivated Rachael were her eyes—wide, deer-like, yet hauntingly sinister green with flecks of gold dancing in silent mirth.

— Deidre Huesmann, Howl of the Sequoia

Susannah continued. “If and when I go off slow dancing in the ever after, I don’t want to look like I’ve been stuck in a hospital room my whole life. I at least want to be tan.

— Jenny Han, The Summer I Turned Pretty

Hope is dancing in the skyInviting you to have a dance.

— Debasish Mridha

The Rosebank dancing school gives the high-quality training and enjoyable atmosphere for dance lessons in Glasgow.

— Rosebank dancing

Love is still alive in my heart. Dreams are still alive at the dead of night. Hopes are still dancing in my mind.

— Debasish Mridha

Fancies are like shadows…you can’t cage them, they’re such wayward, dancing things.

— L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Avonlea

Trying to describe something musical is like dancing to architecture, it’s really difficult.

— Robert Palmer

Intelligence is seeing the ups, downs, cycles and patterns in the game of life. Wisdom is not being played or a player – but being at one with life, dancing with life, being full of life, in flow with life – glad to be alive.

— Rasheed Ogunlaru

Remember, life is too short to be spent dancing with idiots.

— Carew Papritz, The Legacy Letters: his Wife, his Children, his Final Gift

Men grow tired of sleep love singing and dancing sooner than of war.

— Homer

I am a flower on the tree we call the universe. My mind is dancing with joy like butterfly.

— Debasish Mridha

Today is such a lovely day, my heart is dancing with joy.My mind is flowing with timeand my soul is longing for your soul.

— Debasish Mridha

This universe is a dancing stage for consciousness.

— Debasish Mridha

A new baby is a bundle of hope, a smiling imagination, and a dancing dreams.

— Debasish Mridha

I’ve always believed that the facts about dancing are more interesting than the myths, and this was a great chance for me to explore how the human body does such incredible things.

— Deborah Bull