Swan Lake Quotes

Swan Lake Quotes by Thomas Hood, Gary Shteyngart, Benjamin Millepied, Graeme Murphy, Natalia Makarova, Rufus Wainwright and many others.

There’s a double beauty whenever a swan
Swims on a lake with her double thereon.
I think it requires a bit of honesty, Swan Lake.
Technical things are getting more mechanical. Take ‘Swan Lake,’ the Black Swan pas de deux. Now, my goodness, they’re turning not just 32 fouettes – but double or triple pirouettes.
I’ve developed into quite a swan. I’m one of those people that will probably look better and better as I get olderuntil I drop dead of beauty.
You cannot dance an arabesque in ‘Swan Lake’ and ‘Nutcracker’ the same way.
I had seen the ballet of Swan Lake as a child but it was as an adult, when I saw a production featuring Erik Bruhn, that I first noticed how significant a part the ever-present threat of violence played. This juxtaposition of great beauty and grace with a backdrop of pure evil stayed with me for years.