Fred Astaire Quotes

Who is Fred Astaire?

Fred Astaire was a world famous tap dancer and actor.

Born May 10, 1899
Died June 22, 1987

Books by Fred Astaire


Best 7 Quotes by Fred Astaire

“Dancing is a vertical interpretation of a horizontal intention.”

“Do it big, do it right and do it with style.”

“If it doesn't look easy it is that we have not tried hard enough yet.”

“Some people seem to think that good dancers are born, but all the good dancers I have known are taught or trained.”

“The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.”

“The higher up you go, the more mistakes you are allowed. Right at the top, if you make enough of them, it's considered to be your style.”

“When you're experimenting you have to try so many things before you choose what you want, and you may go days getting nothing but exhaustion.”

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