Walt Disney

Entrepreneur. Animator. Voice Actor. Film Producer

December 5, 1901 - December 15, 1966

December 5, 1901 - December 15, 1966

Entrepreneur. Animator. Voice Actor. Film Producer


73 Greatest Quotes By Walt Disney

The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique. Walt Disney
Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. Walt Disney
I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess. Walt Disney
We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies. Walt Disney
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island. Walt Disney
Today, we are shapers of the world of tomorrow. That is plain truth. There is no way we can duck the responsibility, and there is no reason why we should. Walt Disney
After the rain, the sun will reappear. There is life. After the pain, the joy will still be here. Walt Disney
Fantasy, if it's really convincing, can't become dated, for the simple reason that it represents a flight into a dimension that lies beyond the reach of time. Walt Disney
A good story can take you on a fantastic journey. Walt Disney
To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all cherish a magnificent obsession. Walt Disney
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood. Walt Disney
The difference in winning & losing is most often, not quitting. Walt Disney
My business is making people, especially children, happy. Walt Disney
Why worry? If you've done the very best you can, worrying won't make it any better. Walt Disney
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do. Walt Disney
Always fight for quality, whether giving or receiving. Walt Disney
That's what we storytellers do. We restore order with imagination. We instill hope again and again and again. Walt Disney
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable. Walt Disney
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things. Walt Disney
That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. Walt Disney
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. Walt Disney
The important thing is to teach a child that good can always triumph over evil... Walt Disney
Whenever I go on a ride, I'm always thinking of what's wrong with the thing and how it can be improved. Walt Disney
We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together. Walt Disney
Progress is impossible without change. Walt Disney
Everyone falls down. Getting back up is how you learn how to walk. Walt Disney
Times and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future. Walt Disney
I never called my work an 'art'. It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment. Walt Disney
You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality. Walt Disney
The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all. Walt Disney
I try to build a full personality for each of our cartoon characters - to make them personalities. Walt Disney
The past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it, or learn from it. Walt Disney
All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable. Walt Disney
A man should never neglect his family for business. Walt Disney
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. Walt Disney
Believe in your dreams, no matter how impossible they seem. Walt Disney
If you can visualize it, if you can dream it, there's some way to do it. Walt Disney
Do what you do so well - and so uniquely - that people can't resist telling others about you. Walt Disney
You must not let anyone define your limits because of where you come from. Your only limit is your soul. Walt Disney
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney
I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse. Walt Disney
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney
I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known. Walt Disney
I think what I want Disneyland to be most of all is a happy place... Walt Disney
Once a man has tasted freedom he will never be content to be a slave. Walt Disney
You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway. Walt Disney
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. Walt Disney
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money. Walt Disney