Quotations About / On: DANCE

  • 41.
    You and I are past our dancing days.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Capulet, in Romeo and Juliet, act 1, sc. 5, l. 31. Old Capulet talks with his cousin while watching the dance.)
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  • 42.
    They teach the morals of a whore, and the manners of a dancing master.
    (Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), British author, lexicographer. Quoted in James Boswell, Life of Samuel Johnson, 1754 entry (1791). Referring to Lord Chesterfield's Letters to His Son. Of Chesterfield—Johnson's erratic patron—he remarked, "This man I thought had been a Lord among wits; but, I find, he is only a wit among Lords.")
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  • 43.
    How inimitably graceful children are in general before they learn to dance!
    (Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834), British poet, critic. repr. In Collected Works, vol. 14, ed. Kathleen Coburn (1990). Table Talk, "1 Jan. 1832," Specimens of the Table Talk of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. Henry Nelson Coleridge (1835).)
  • 44.
    My friend, I'm sorry you would die and I will dance. Do so- yourself.
    (A Traveller)
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  • 45.
    “These paper boats of mine are meant to dance on the ripples of hours, and not reach any destination.”
    More quotations from: Rabindranath Tagore
  • 46.
    “My day is done, and I am like a boat drawn on the beach, listening to the dance-music of the tide in the evening.”
    (― Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds)
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  • 47.
    Music does not need language of words for it has movements of dance to do its translation.
    (Shah Asad Rizvi)
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  • 48.
    Both pain and pleasure are the two banks of the river of life that flows against all obstacles but with dance and music to meet the sea of truth.
    More quotations from: Ramakrushna Sahu
  • 49.
    Stand with the truth and dance with love! For the unity and, the peace of the earth.
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 50.
    Words to intrigue, inspire, examine, question, praise; Words to help us appreciate our world, our selves, our games; Words to dance our true soul fires gracefully free.
    (Julia Woodman)
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