It is your business to keep it yours clearly and directly, to keep the channel open. You do not even have to believe in yourself or your work. You have to keep yourself open and aware to the urges that motivate you. Keep the channel open. ... No artist is pleased. [There is] no satisfaction whatever at any time. There is only a queer divine dissatisfaction, a blessed unrest that keeps us marching and makes us more alive than the others”.
Martha Graham was an American modern dancer and choreographer.
Her style, the Graham technique, reshaped American dance and is still taught worldwide.
Graham danced and taught for over seventy years. Wikipedia