Walt Disney is the greatest animator of all time. He created several cartoon characters like the iconic Mickey Mouse which brought him fame around the world.
Till this day, his legacy lives on. The Disney brand is one of the most powerful brands in the world. Thanks to his curiosity and child-like mind, Walt Disney succeeded in creating sublime entertainment for the world.
Here are 10 inspiring quotes that will make you think like the legendary animator
1. “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.”
2. “The era we are living in today is a dream of coming true.”
3. “We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”
4. “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.”
5. “Whenever I go on a ride, I’m always thinking of what’s wrong with the thing and how it can be improved.”
6. “Why do we have to grow up? I know more adults who have the children’s approach to life. They’re people who don’t give a hang what the Jones’ do. You see them at Disneyland every time you go there. They are not afraid to be delighted with simple pleasures, and they have a degree of contentment with what life has brought – sometimes it isn’t much, either.”
7. “Adults are interested if you don’t play down to the little 2 or 3 year olds or talk down. I don’t believe in talking down to children. I don’t believe in talking down to any certain segment. I like to kind of just talk in a general way to the audience. Children are always reaching.”
8. “When we consider a project, we really study it–not just the surface idea, but everything about it. And when we go into that new project, we believe in it all the way. We have confidence in our ability to do it right. And we work hard to do the best possible job.”
9. “The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.”
10. “Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.”
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