Misty Copeland Quotes

Misty Copeland Quotes: My career came together very quickly. I only trained for four years before I became a professional, so I didn't have a lot of time to sit back and be inspired before I took my first ballet class.
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Misty Copeland Quote: For me, I was in school and I pushed myself to be a good student, just because that's the type of person I was, but I never had a connection to any of it. I don't think my brain functioned in a way that was at its height, when I was in school. I needed something like art to really value the way my mind works. I wasn't reaching my full potential by sitting in a classroom and reading from a book. My mind didn't work that way.
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Quotes about Misty Copeland: My first ballet class was on a basketball court. I'm in my gym clothes and my socks trying to do this thing called ballet.
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Quote about Misty Copeland: Meeting Raven Wilkinson and having her as a mentor, it was that kind of support from the generations that came before me that helped to lift me up and give me the confidence to then be able to give back and bring other minorities with me on this journey.
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Misty Copeland Sayings: I want to share the ballet world with everyone.
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Misty Copeland Saying: I just want to leave a positive memory of setting an example and bringing our youth with us.
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Sayings about Misty Copeland: To be an artist and to be recognized by another artist who is, you know, just something you can't even put into words, someone that is so far beyond what the normal human being experience is in terms of creativity and originality. That was kind of a moment where I thought wow maybe I do have something more that makes me special.
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Saying about Misty Copeland: I don't think a lot of people really understand the commitment it takes to being a character that an actor in Hollywood would take to approaching a role that they're doing.
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Misty Copeland Quotes: It's really amazing that I was discovered and that I've been given these great opportunities to travel the world and work with amazing artists. I'm very blessed.
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Misty Copeland Quote: I don't believe in dieting, I don't believe in having certain moments in your life where you're healthy and then moments when you're like,
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Quotes about Misty Copeland: Even if I weren't learning new roles and getting the opportunity to be coached by incredible people, I still think I would be so excited to have an opportunity to continue to push myself and grow, as an artist.
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Quote about Misty Copeland: The best piece of advice that I remember probably on a daily basis is to accept everything about me that is different. That is what makes me special.
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Misty Copeland Sayings: Success is not easy and I think everyone should know that hard work and perseverance and being open to giving back are so much more powerful than stepping all over people to get to the top.
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Misty Copeland Saying: Physical fears change and shift depending on the role and depending on the mindset I'm in.
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Sayings about Misty Copeland: That it's possible to do positive things and I think that's how we're going to set an example to be respected as women in the world.
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Saying about Misty Copeland: A lot of people think,
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Misty Copeland Quotes: Something happens when you feel that energy and excitement from the audience. And you do, I don't know, four pirouettes. You jump higher than you ever have. And it's just this really magical thing that happens in those moments.
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Misty Copeland Quote: I don't feel like my life is that of a superstar! Every day I wake up, I take the train, I go to my ballet class. My everyday life is pretty normal.
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