Ballerina Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Agnes De Mille” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet technique is arbitrary and very difficult. It never becomes easy; it becomes possible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arlene Croce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is only good when it is great.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ayn Rand” float=”none” width=”100%”]It ballet is a perfect medium for the expression of spiritual love.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Irwin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The physical language of the body is so much more powerful than words.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Camille Paglia” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is the body rising. Ballet is ceremonial and hieratic. Its disdain for the commonplace material world is the source of its authority and glamour.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Baudelaire” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dancing can reveal all the mystery that music conceals.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edwin Denby” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is the one form of theater where nobody speaks a foolish word all evening, nobody on the stage at least.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elton John” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blue jean baby, LA lady, seamstress for the band. Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you’ll marry a music man. Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erol Ozan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dancing is creating a sculpture that is visible only for a moment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Balanchine” float=”none” width=”100%”]In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell we can’t dance synonyms.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Balanchine” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ballet is a purely female thing; it is a woman, a garden of beautiful flowers, and man is the gardener.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Borodin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is not technique but a way of expression that comes more closely to the inner language of man than any other.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Havelock Ellis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts. For it is no mere translation or abstraction of life. It is life itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Homans” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is purifying, every movement physically honed and essential, with no superfluity or excess.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lincoln Kirstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dance design is not simply one element; it is that without which ballet cannot exist. As aria is to opera, words to poetry, color to painting, so sequence in steps their syntax, idiom, vocabulary are the stuff of stage dancing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maria Tallchief” float=”none” width=”100%”]A ballerina takes steps given to her and makes them her own. Each individual brings something different to the same role,[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maris Liepa” float=”none” width=”100%”]When one lifts a ballerina, it is not her weight but her nature that causes the problem.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Fridmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is created on beautiful lines and shapes. If what you hear and what you see mesh, there’s a very thrilling experience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Merce Cunningham” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Natalia Makarova” float=”none” width=”100%”]A real ballerina must fill her space with her own personality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nina Ananiashvili” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is not just movement, not simply abstract. It’s something beautiful. Sometimes there’s this feeling in the movement that makes me want to cry.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Priya Sachdev” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ballerina style is here to stay. An added advantage is that the shoes blend well with Indian as well as Western attire.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Gottlieb” float=”none” width=”100%”]All ballet galas are unbearable, but they’re unbearable in different ways.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Gottlieb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is like any other art form in that we all start out knowing nothing about it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Gottlieb” float=”none” width=”100%”]The first movement ballerina should be a paradigm of strength and authority.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shah Asad Rizvi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dance as the narration of a magical story; that recites on lips, illuminates imaginations and embraces the most sacred depths of souls.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shah Asad Rizvi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dance to inspire, dance to freedom, life is about experiences so dance and let yourself become free.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shah Asad Rizvi” float=”none” width=”100%”]One step, two steps, three steps; like winds of time experience joy of centuries, when movements become revelations of the dance of destinies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sutton Foster” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is an incredibly difficult, beautiful art form that takes a lot of training, a lot of time, and a lot of hard work.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Torron-Lee Dewar” float=”none” width=”100%”]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![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Trudy Garfunkel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ballet is a universe of the imagination, a place of magic and enchantment, beauty and romance. Its many worlds vibrate with graceful dancers, glorious music, and sumptuous costumes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Twyla Tharp” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dancing is like bank robbery, it takes split-second timing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Twyla Tharp” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ballet needs to tell its own story in such a way it can be received without having to be translated into language.[/wpsm_quote]