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Quotes starting with D

Below you will find our collection of inspirational quotes and sayings starting with the letter D, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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Dad, I may not be the best, but I come to believe that I got it in me to be somebody in this world. And it’s not because I’m so different from you either. It’s because I’m the same. I mean, I can be just as hard-headed, and just as tough. I only hope I can be as good a man as you.      -- Jake Gyllenhaal
Dads are like chocolate chip cookies; they may have chips or be totally nutty, but they are sweet and make the world a better place.     -- Hillary Lytle
Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, singers of songs.     -- Pam Brown
Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, singers of songs.     -- Pam Brown
Dally not with other folk's spouses or money.      -- Ben Franklin (1706-1790)
Damn the wars but bless the soldier.     -- T.L. Moffitt
Dance every performance as if it were your last. -- Erik Bruhn
Dance first. Think later. It's the natural order.     -- Samuel Beckett
Dance for yourself. If someone understands, good. If not, no matter. Go right on doing what interests you, and do it until it stops interesting you.     -- Louis Horst
Dance is a song of the body. Either of joy or pain.     -- Martha Graham
Dance is like life, it exists as you're flitting through it, and when it's over, it's done. -- Jerome Robbins
Dance is like wine; it matures with every performance.     -- Alarmel Valli
Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body. -- Martha Graham
Dance is the movement of the universe concentrated in an individual.     -- Isadora Duncan
Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made. -- Ted Shawn
Dance is the poetic baring of the soul through motion. -- Scott Nilsson
Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing. It's the rhythm of your life. It's the expression in time and movement, in happiness, joy, sadness and envy. -- Jaques D'Ambroise
Dance isn't something that can be explained in words. It has to be danced. -- Paige Arden
Dance till the stars come down from the rafters Dance, Dance, Dance till you drop.     -- W.H. Auden
Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room. -- Kurt Vonnegut
Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.     -- Rumi
Dancing begets warmth, which is the parent of wantonness. It is, Sir, the great grandfather of cuckoldom.     -- Henry Fielding
Dancing can reveal all the mystery that music conceals.     -- Charles Baudelaire
Dancing faces you towards Heaven, whichever direction you turn. -- Terri Guillemets
Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.     -- Robert Frost
Dancing is like bank robbery. It takes split-second timing.     -- Twyla Tharp
Dancing is moving to the music without stepping on anyone's toes, pretty much the same as life.     -- Robert Brault
Dancing is silent poetry.     -- Simonides
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is not mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself. -- Havelock Ellis
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.     -- John Dryden
Dancing is the world's favorite metaphor.     -- Kristy Nilsson
Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it. -- Christopher Morley
Dancing with the feet is one thing, but dancing with the heart is another.     -- unknown
Dancing, singing, storytelling and silence are the four universal healing salves.     -- Gabrielle Roth
Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching - you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never! -- Winston Churchill
Danger gleams like sunshine to a brave man's eyes. -- Euripides
Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.     -- Norman B. Rice
Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.     -- Norman B. Rice
Dare to reinvent yourself. Dare to allow yourself to change your mind. Dare to go against what everyone else wants for you. Dare to say no to what everyone else wants from you. -- Claire Louise Hay
Dark, dark! The horror of darkness, like a shroud, wraps me and bears me on through mist and cloud.     -- Sophocles
Darkness and night are mothers of thought.     -- Dutch Proverb
Darkness approaches from outside. I feel no light inside me strong enough to resist it.     -- Christopher Pike
Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. -- Martin Luther King Jr.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. -- Martin Luther King
Darkness is to space what silence is to sound; i.e., the interval.     -- Marshall McLuhan
Darkness of slumber and death, forever sinking and sinking.     -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Date someone because you already see a future, not because you want to see if you would work out. -- Sarah Moores
Dating a girl with a guy best friend is never easy.     -- unknown
Dating a man is like flying a kite. You only need to know when to wind up the string or let it out.     -- Jenna Alatari
Dating a tennis player is risky - love means nothing to us.      -- Anna Kournikova
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