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Walt Disney Quotes


An early pioneer of animated cartoon films. With his brother Roy, he founded the Walt Disney Company and became one of the best known film producers in the world.
(1901 - 1966)

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A man should never neglect his family for business.
 

A person should set his goals as early as he can and devote all his energy and talent to getting there. With enough effort, he may achieve it. Or he may find something that is even more rewarding. But in the end, no matter what the outcome, he will know he has been alive.
 

Actually, if you could see close in my eyes, the American flag is waving in both of them and up my spine is growing this red, white and blue stripe.
 

All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable.
 

All of our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
 

All right. I'm corny. But I think there's just about a-hundred-and-forty-million people in this country that are just as corny as I am.
 

All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
 

All you've got to do is own up to your ignorance honestly, and you'll find people who are eager to fill your head with information.
 

All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them.
 

Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
 

Animation is different from other parts. Its language is the language of caricature. Our most difficult job was to develop the cartoon's unnatural but seemingly natural anatomy for humans and animals.
 

Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.
 

Childishness? I think it's the equivalent of never losing your sense of humor. I mean, there's a certain something that you retain. It's the equivalent of not getting so stuffy that you can't laugh at others.
 

Courage is the main quality of leadership, in my opinion, no matter where it is exercised. Usually it implies some risk - especially in new undertakings. Courage to initiate something and to keep it going, pioneering and adventurous spirit to blaze new ways, often, in our land of opportunity.
 

Crowded classrooms and half-day sessions are a tragic waste of our greatest national resource - the minds of our children.
 

Deeds rather than words express my concept of the part religion should play in everyday life.
 

Disneyland is a show.
 

Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
 

Disneyland is like a piece of clay: If there is something I don't like, I'm not stuck with it. I can reshape and revamp.
 

Disneyland is often called a magic kingdom because it combines fantasy and history, adventure and learning, together with every variety of recreation and fun designed to appeal to everyone.
 


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