Words are powerful. Using them to inspire your dancers is one of the best gifts you can give a child. These inspirational dance quotes can impact your students not only in your studio, but overflow into their lives at home, school, and around their world. What you teach them will carry on with them wherever you go. Using inspirational phrases to motivate and uplift your students will give them the confidence they need to master skills and the self-worth that they are good enough.
50 inspirational dance quotes to share with students
Dancers don’t need wings to fly
Don’t forget to be awesome
Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle
Mistakes are proof that you are trying
When you feel like quitting, think about why you started
Don’t practice until you get it right. Practice until you can’t get it wrong
Believe you can and you’re halfway there
Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass; it’s about learning to dance in the rain
Nothing is impossible. The world itself says, “I’m possible.”
Dance accepts me
Dance is music made visible
I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.
I dance because there’s no greater feeling in the world than moving a piece of music and letting the rest of the world disappear.
Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.
Dance is the joy of movement and the heart of life.
Dance first. Think later.
When in doubt, turn the music up!
And when you get the chance to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Believe in yourself and the world will believe in you too.
Gratitude turns what we have into enough.
Dance, dance wherever you may be.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
Dancing with the feet is one thing. Dancing with the heart is another.
Great dancers are great because of their passion.
Just because you can’t dance, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t dance.
Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow.
You can start late, look different, be uncertain and still succeed.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
You’ve got what it takes, but it will take everything you’ve got.
In life as in dance: Grace glides on blistered feet.
It never gets easier. It just gets better.
Turn your can’ts into cans and your dreams into plans.
If you can’t stop thinking about it, don’t stop working for it.
No one is born a dancer.
Practice like you’re in last. Perform like you’ve already won.
It’s not about the shoes. It’s about what you do in them.
Don’t let people discourage you… just fluff out your tutu and dance away.
Do it with passion or not at all.
Dance to the beat of your dreams.
Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Let your dreams be bigger than your fears.
Dance enables you to find yourself and lose yourself at the same time.
If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.
Life is like dancing – it’s not about getting from one place to another. Its’s about enjoying each step.
Do not count the days; make the days count.
Life is better when you dance.
It will cost you nothing to dream and everything not to.
Never let fear decide your future.
Close your eyes, breathe and just dance.