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Life is about moving, it’s about change. And when things stop doing that they’re dead.
This is the strange thing: Dancers don't age.
In dreams, anything can be anything, and everybody can do. We can fly, we can turn upside down, we can transform into anything.
I always tell students that you've got to be practical. You do not need a dream. You need a purpose, something you can wake up to in the morning when the dream is dissipated.
Optimism with some experience behind it is much more energizing than plain old experience with a certain degree of cynicism.
You don’t get lucky without preparation, and there’s no sense in being prepared if you’re not open to the possibility of a glorious accident.
Reading is your first line of defense against an empty head.
'The Creative Habit' is basically about how you work alone, how you survive as a solitary artist. 'The Collaborative Habit' is obviously about surviving with other people.
Creativity is an act of defiance.
I think a sense of humor will help get a girl out of a dark place.
What we want from modern dance is courage and audacity.
Reading, conversation, environment, culture, heroes, mentors, nature – all are lottery tickets for creativity. Scratch away at them and you’ll find out how big a prize you’ve won.
Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.
Everyone has a talent. It's simply a question of good discipline, of the good fortune to have an education that meshes with that talent, and a lot of luck.
If art is the bridge between what you see in your mind and what the world sees, then skill is how you build that bridge.
Creativity is a habit, and the best creativity is the result of good work habits.
Without passion, all the skill in world won't lift you above your craft
People often say to me, 'I don't know anything about dance.' I say, 'Stop. You got up this morning, and you're walking. You are an expert.'
I feel I can handle the architecture of dance as well as anybody.
Ultimately there is no such thing as failure. There are lessons learned in different ways.
When you're in a rut, you have to question everything except your ability to get out of it.