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Ninette de Valois Quotes and Sayings

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There's nothing in the world that isn't good,
bad, and indifferent.
- Ninette de Valois

Hardly any generation wants to take the whole of the last generation,
it just wants to take its best bits.
- Ninette de Valois

Somebody must always be doing something new,
or life would get very dull.
- Ninette de Valois

First of all, the most important, that is to learn
everything good that has survived from other times,
and carefully to watch the bad - and throw it out.
- Ninette de Valois

 

Exactly the same with dancing, you can't dance until you've learnt steps,
the things your feet can do.
- Ninette de Valois

Oh yes, after the war, and we were all starving -
we had no proper food or anything -
no proper shoes.
- Ninette de Valois

God gave us all exactly the same fingers,
arms, legs, and feet, but in our different countries
we divided them all a little differently as we feel it,
do you understand?
- Ninette de Valois

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Classical ballet will never die.
- Ninette de Valois

The best way to study is to go to the Cecchetti method
for about a year and draw onto all the highest points
and then put that into the general method.
- Ninette de Valois

So it takes years to make a solid company.
- Ninette de Valois

Nearly everything in life goes in threes and fours.
- Ninette de Valois

As time goes on, all schools only get left alive if
they have found something special themselves.
- Ninette de Valois

There would never have been a British Ballet without Diaghilev.
He had a wonderful influence.
- Ninette de Valois

It's either not good enough and dies altogether,
or it develops.
- Ninette de Valois

Oh yes, technique has definitely advanced.
But you never advance without losing something en passant,
and you lose it because you're paying so much attention to the new thing.
- Ninette de Valois

And then you have the classical ballerinas,
they're like sopranos.
Applied to the dance.
- Ninette de Valois

All the children in the school should learn the steps of everything,
before they learn the thing, then they know which step they're doing better,
because your voice is in certain steps and has to do
most of the things that have been composed in those steps.
- Ninette de Valois

Well, I mean, we are developing the other parts,
and we can't give quite all our attention to the upper part,
but soon the lower parts will be developed,
and the upper part and the lower part will become partners,
that will be wonderful.
- Ninette de Valois

You can't stop what comes into a country,
you can be influenced, but you can't stop it,
you shouldn't, because it makes all the others interesting,
we all get muddled up together, and produce something
that belongs to everyone.
- Ninette de Valois

Also, if you have an accident, you can't start to dance again at the top,
you're too weak; you start with the easy things -
the way you did them when you were young,
and come up up up, the way you did then.
- Ninette de Valois

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke PHOTO

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
- Helen Keller PHOTO

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz) PHOTO

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha PHOTO

There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
- Albert Einstein PHOTO

Choose Inner Peace.
Nothing is worth losing your inner peace.
Take action as circumstances require,
but never surrender your inner peace.
Stop. Breathe deeply.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply again.
Then, and only then, take action -
from a peaceful heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

I say NO to the demands of the world.
I say YES to the longings of my own heart.
There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Nothing is softer or more flexible than water,
yet nothing can resist it.
- Lao Tzu

Nothing you do for a child is ever wasted.
- Garrison Keillor

There is nothing either good or bad,
but thinking makes it so.
- William Shakespeare

There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you
it's going to be a butterfly.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Fully experience THIS moment -
breathe in, breathe out - nothing more.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Trust in the Light.
Darkness is not a force -
it is merely the absence of light.
Observe that when a light is brought to a dark place,
the darkness disappears.
Sadness is similar -
when joy is brought to suffering,
the sadness disappears.
Open yourself to the Light!
Hold back nothing,
Trust in the Light.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Nothing in life is to be feared.
It is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie

Where There is Love,
Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The world is a dangerous place,
not because of those who do evil,
but because of those who look on and do nothing.
- Albert Einstein

To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.
- Elbert Hubbard

You can easily judge the character of others
by how they treat those who can
do nothing for them or to them.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

The heart knows nothing of the past,
nothing of the future;
it knows only of the present.
- Osho

If you realize that all things change,
there is nothing you will try to hold on to.
If you are not afraid of dying,
there is nothing you cannot achieve.
- Lao Tzu

Blessed is he who expects nothing,
for he shall never be disappointed.
- Alexander Pope

Peace, Love, Health, Comfort, Joy, and the Light of Spirit -
all the rest is nothing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
- John Keywood

Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
- Mark Twain

It is always better to have no ideas than false ones;
to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.
- Thomas Jefferson

Nothing external to you has any power over you.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men occasionally stumble over the truth,
but most of them pick themselves up
and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

To manage your mind,
know that there is nothing,
and then relinquish all attachment to nothingness.
- Lao Tzu

I know that I am intelligent,
because I know that I know nothing.
- Socrates

Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is too little.
- Epicurus

Nothing happens unless first a dream.
- Carl Sandburg

Nothing big ever came from being small.
- William J. Clinton

Nothing is evil which is according to nature.
- Marcus Aurelius

Know that where there is love, nothing is missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another
as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
- Thomas Jefferson

Be yourself. There is nothing more for you to do
than to be the best YOU that you can be -
with no imitation, no pretense, no guilt, no shame.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing in all the world is more dangerous
than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Tao abides in non-action,
Yet nothing is left undone.
- Lao Tzu

In the world there is nothing more
submissive and weak than water.
Yet for attacking that which is hard and strong,
nothing can surpass it.
- Lao Tzu

There is nothing permanent except change.
- Heraclitus

There is nothing with which every man is so afraid
as getting to know how enormously much
he is capable of doing and becoming.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve
some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
- Aristophanes

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds,
adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do. -
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
- Socrates

When one has nothing to lose, one becomes courageous.
We are timid only when
there is something we can still cling to.
- Carlos Castaneda

It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war
is nothing but an act of murder.
- Albert Einstein


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