Derek Hough - Quotes

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I think models in general have a certain insecurity about themselves because they're known for being beautiful, so they have to prove to everybody they have personality and they are intelligent. ---->>>

I always want to be the best at what I do. That doesn't mean compared to other people, but just in what you do. ---->>>

For me, I like to push myself... I hate feeling complacent or that I'm not learning.

For me, I like to push myself... I hate feeling complacent or that I'm not learning.

Can someone's true value really be estimated? Maybe there needs to be an Edmunds.com for people on TV. That would be funny and possibly cruel.

Can someone's true value really be estimated? Maybe there needs to be an Edmunds.com for people on TV. That would be funny and possibly cruel.

For me, a dream partner is someone who is willing to learn and to put their trust in me.

For me, a dream partner is someone who is willing to learn and to put their trust in me.

I'd like to do Broadway if the right project came along, but my mission in life is that I want to help change people's lives. ---->>>

When you're a choreographer and you put so much into a routine that's emotionally driven, those are like my ideas and my little babies that I have here and then I put them out there and they're there to be judged and looked at. When it's all over, it's just such a relief. ---->>>

I come from a theatrical background, where, if you're working on a movie or a play, you always respect the people you work with. You're accommodating. ---->>>

My type, which I didn't realize until somebody pointed out to me, apparently is brunettes with darker skin tones, but that is about it as far as aesthetically. ---->>>

Whether I'm doing a routine where I want to move people, or if I want to feel moved myself, I definitely tap into those moments where it's not just dancing or movement. It might just be a hand gesture or just a slow look, or even just the way you slightly tip your head forward. These subtleties speak volumes. ---->>>

I went to a theater arts school, so I'm interested in many different projects, whether it be film, television or even live theater. I'm a performer. That's what I do. That's what I want to do. ---->>>

I think for me, the thing that gets me in the right mindset is just watching something funny, something light, something that makes me feel good. Regardless of what it is - when you feel good, when you feel upbeat, creativity flows! ---->>>

I never dreamed of dancing on television or anything like that. It's more of things that come along that excite me and inspire me. ---->>>

I'm all for big production - I love putting on shows. ---->>>

I'm just the biggest klutz. That's the problem. I don't get hurt doing cool things. ---->>>

I was kind of reflecting on my life and certain experiences, and you know, when I'm teaching and coaching my partners on 'Dancing With the Stars,' I sort of use those stories and anecdotes to help them sort of overcome certain fears. ---->>>

For me, there's nothing more masculine than when I'm completely in control of my body and can call upon my body to do whatever I want it to do. ---->>>

In school, some of my favorite subjects... I mean, art was my favorite subject. I loved art! I used to go during lunch time to the art room and paint or draw or something. ---->>>

The key for me is really just to stay in a child-like state in the rehearsal studio. I'm really goofy and really silly and crazy. If I get too serious, I start hitting a wall. ---->>>

Whether it be through television, or through music, or through dance, or through film, whatever it is, as long as it's the right project that makes sense, then I'm all for it. ---->>>

For me, you've got to start from within. The things you eat directly affect the way you feel and the way you move. ---->>>

I grew up really fast when I moved to England when I was 12 years old. ---->>>

I feel fairly certain that my painting skills might not be best shown on 'Dancing with the Stars.' I'll have to come up with another way to showcase that side of me. ---->>>

I want to choreograph, I want to direct, I want to act, I want to write music, I want to play music, I want to sing. For me, it's never-ending. I want to do it all, really. ---->>>

I'd love to do more theatre and acting. I attended a performing arts high school in London, and it would be great to be able to put all of that training to use again. ---->>>

It's such a cliche thing to say. I want to choreograph, I want to direct, I want to act, I want to write music, I want to play music, I want to sing. For me, it's never-ending. I want to do it all, really. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-17, 1985
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah
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Occupation: Dancer
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Derek Hough (/ˈhʌf/; born May 17, 1985) is an American professional Latin and ballroom dancer, choreographer, actor and singer. Since September 2007, Hough has become known for his work on the ABC dance-competition series, Dancing with the Stars, on which he has won a record six seasons. With a total of eight nominations, he has won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography for several routines that he choreographed for the show (wikipedia)