“How to Get Started!”
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“How to Get Started!”

Week 43, 10-22-21 “How to Get Started!” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA “The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” – Mark...

“Why is Ballroom Dancing is So Good for You?”
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“Why is Ballroom Dancing is So Good for You?”

Week 41, 10-8-21 “Why is Ballroom Dancing is So Good for You?” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   Why is Ballroom Dancing So Good For You?   My head is spinning from all the news on covid right now. I just can’t find peace...

“It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes”
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“It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes”

Week 40, 10-1-21 “It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   “It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes and to make amends for them.” – John J. McCloy (1895 – 1989) American Lawyer and...

“The most valuable result of all education”
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“The most valuable result of all education”

Week 39, 9-24-21 “The most valuable result of all education” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   “Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether...

“How to Find True Happiness”
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“How to Find True Happiness”

Week 31 7-30-21 “How to Find True Happiness” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   “True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.” – Helen Keller (1880 – 1968) American Writer   First, Helen Keller is listed as an American...

“Keep Yourself Clean and Bright!” Changing Lives Through Dancing
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“Keep Yourself Clean and Bright!” Changing Lives Through Dancing

Week 30 7-23-21 “Keep Yourself Clean and Bright!” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                  Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   “Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world.” – George Bernard Shaw (1856 –...

7-16-21 “Why Do We Dance?” Changing Lives Through Dancing!
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7-16-21 “Why Do We Dance?” Changing Lives Through Dancing!

Week 28  7-9-21 “Why Do We Dance?”   Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury                                                                           Arthur Murray Dance Center of Santa Monica, CA   As we are living in these fast-changing times, it is tough to get our bearings. Sometimes it’s tough to just catch our breath. Turning on the news is always a...

“We Need a Renaissance of Wonder”
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“We Need a Renaissance of Wonder”

Week 28  7-9-21 “We Need a Renaissance of Wonder” Changing Lives Through Dancing – by David Woodbury “We need a renaissance of wonder. We need to renew, in our hearts and in our souls, the deathless dream, the eternal poetry, the perennial sense that life is miracle and magic.” – E. Merrill Root (1895 – 1973)...

“Preach a Better Sermon” Changing Lives Through Dancing!
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“Preach a Better Sermon” Changing Lives Through Dancing!

Week 27  7-2-21 “Preach a Better Sermon” “You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.” – Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774) Irish Writer   During the pandemic, and now the blessed recovery, I have seen a certain type of person throughout my own experience. These are the ones who were leaders and...

“What Can I Learn Dancing at Arthur Murray?”
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“What Can I Learn Dancing at Arthur Murray?”

Week 27  6-25-21 “What Can I Learn Dancing at Arthur Murray?” Changing Lives Through Dancing You may be thinking about coming to take lessons at Arthur Murray Santa Monica. Perhaps you’re ready to return as restrictions have been lifted (we are still very careful). Why should you get started and what can you learn? First,...