17 Total Quotes

Agnes Mille Quotes

The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie.
Agnes Mille
#Expression

No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently.
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#Destiny #American Dancer

The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.
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#American Dancer #Art

Theater people are always pining and agonizing because they're afraid that they'll be forgotten. And in America they're quite right. They will be.
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#America #Theater

The creative urge is the demon that will not accept anything second rate.
Agnes Mille
#Creativity

The universe lies before you on the floor, in the air, in the mysterious bodies of your dancers, in your mind. From this voyage no one returns poor or weary.
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#American Dancer #Lies And Lying

A good education is usually harmful to a dancer. A good calf is better than a good head.
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#Education #American Dancer

Modern dancers give a sinister portent about our times.
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#American Dancer #Dancers

The practice mirror is to be used for the correction of faults, not for a love affair, and the figure you watch should not become your dearest friend.
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#Correction #American Dancer

Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little.
Agnes Mille
#Living