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Letter "B" » ballets
«I wanted so badly to study ballet, but it was really all about wearing the tutu.»
«In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.»
«In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.»
«The real American type can never be a ballet dancer. The legs are too long, the body too supple and the spirit too free for this school of affected grace and toe walking.»
«Wrestling is ballet with violence.»
«A repertory, a patrimony of ballets, tended as carefully as the collection of 600-year-old bonsai in Tokyo's Imperial Palace conservatory, is not replaced; it is preserved, maintained, refreshed to give rebirth by grafting and seedlings.»
Author: Lincoln Kirstein
, The Imperial
«Ballet's image of perfection is fashioned amid a milieu of wracked bodies, fevered imaginations, Balkan intrigue and sulfurous hatreds where anything is likely, and dancers know it.»
Author: Shana Alexander
, ballet dancer
, The Balkans
«When other little girls wanted to be ballet dancers I kind of wanted to be a vampire.»
«It's no good running a pig farm badly for 30 years while saying, 'Really, I was meant to be a ballet dancer.' By then, pigs will be your style.»
«To me, boxing is like a ballet, except there's no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other»