Best quotes by the American Cartoonist Walt Disney

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

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
  • begin

If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember this whole thing was started by a mouse.
  • Dreams

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
  • imagination



If you can dream it, you can do it.
  • motivational

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
  • Curiosity

A man should never neglect his family for business.
  • family

You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
  • design

You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
  • Failure

Laughter is America's most important export.
  • america

I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
  • Success

I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
  • Entertainment

I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
  • Optimism

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates loot on Treasure Island and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life.
  • Reading

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

Or heritage and ideals, our code and standards - the things we live by and teach our children - are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.
  • children

We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together.
  • believed

I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.
  • Love

I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.
  • gardening

You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
  • aim

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

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

When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
  • curious

People still think of me as a cartoonist, but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these days is to sign a contract, a check, or an autograph.
  • autograph

I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it.
  • against

I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse.
  • imagination

Mickey Mouse is, to me, a symbol of independence. He was a means to an end.
  • end

There's nothing funnier than the human animal.
  • animal

Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
  • movies

You reach a point where you don't work for money.
  • money


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Walt Disney people quotes

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You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
  • design

People still think of me as a cartoonist, but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these days is to sign a contract, a check, or an autograph.
  • autograph

When people laugh at Mickey Mouse, it's because he's so human; and that is the secret of his popularity.
  • human

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.
  • ages

It's no secret that we were sticking just about every nickel we had on the chance that people would really be interested in something totally new and unique in the field of entertainment.
  • chance

We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
  • closed

I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous.
  • famous

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You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
  • design

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.
  • ages

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.
  • adversity

Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.
  • completed

We have created characters and animated them in the dimension of depth, revealing through them to our perturbed world that the things we have in common far outnumber and outweigh those that divide us.
  • animated

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

We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
  • closed

Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.
  • completed

Disneyland is the star, everything else is in the supporting role.
  • disneyland

Disneyland is a show.
  • disneyland

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Walt Disney mouse quotes

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I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse.
  • imagination

Mickey Mouse is, to me, a symbol of independence. He was a means to an end.
  • end

When people laugh at Mickey Mouse, it's because he's so human; and that is the secret of his popularity.
  • human

Mickey Mouse popped out of my mind onto a drawing pad 20 years ago on a train ride from Manhattan to Hollywood at a time when business fortunes of my brother Roy and myself were at lowest ebb and disaster seemed right around the corner.
  • brother

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Walt Disney dreams quotes

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

If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember this whole thing was started by a mouse.
  • Dreams

You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality.
  • Dreams

Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four C s. They are curiosity, confidence, courage, and constancy.
  • Dreams

I'd say it's been my biggest problem all my life... it's money. It takes a lot of money to make these dreams come true.
  • problem

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Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most universally understood language.
  • communication

When people laugh at Mickey Mouse, it's because he's so human; and that is the secret of his popularity.
  • human

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

I try to build a full personality for each of our cartoon characters - to make them personalities.
  • build



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.
  • ages

It feels good when it helps to get a good seat for a football game. But it never helped me make a good film or a good shot in a polo game, or command the obedience of my daughter. It doesn
  • Celebrity

You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality.
  • Dreams

Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four C s. They are curiosity, confidence, courage, and constancy.
  • Dreams

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.
  • adversity

We allow no geniuses around our Studio.
  • allow

I never called my work an 'art'. It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment.
  • art

I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company.
  • company

Whenever I go on a ride, I'm always thinking of what's wrong with the thing and how it can be improved.
  • improved

Mickey Mouse popped out of my mind onto a drawing pad 20 years ago on a train ride from Manhattan to Hollywood at a time when business fortunes of my brother Roy and myself were at lowest ebb and disaster seemed right around the corner.
  • brother

It's no secret that we were sticking just about every nickel we had on the chance that people would really be interested in something totally new and unique in the field of entertainment.
  • chance

We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
  • closed

Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.
  • completed

Disneyland is the star, everything else is in the supporting role.
  • disneyland

Disneyland is a show.
  • disneyland

I started, actually, to make my first animated cartoon in 1920. Of course, they were very crude things then and I used sort of little puppet things.
  • animated

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.
  • anatomy

We have created characters and animated them in the dimension of depth, revealing through them to our perturbed world that the things we have in common far outnumber and outweigh those that divide us.
  • animated

I believe in being an innovator.
  • being

We are not trying to entertain the critics. I'll take my chances with the public.
  • chances

I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous.
  • famous

I'd say it's been my biggest problem all my life... it's money. It takes a lot of money to make these dreams come true.
  • problem

Observe the masses and do the opposite.
  • masses


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