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Walt Disney Quotes

What an inspirational man he was! 

When times are tough, it sometimes helps to look for a bit of inspiration. There are few people who I find more inspirational than Walt Disney. He took his vision and changed the world for the better. I wouldn’t be living where I am if it wasn’t for his work! Here are a few quotes that are attributed to Walt Disney. No copyright infringement is intended. I hope that you enjoy them.

“If you can dream, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started by a mouse.”

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

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

“When you’re curious, you find lots of interesting things to do. And one thing it takes to accomplish something is courage.”

“Why worry? If you’ve done the very best you can, then worrying won’t make it any better.”

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.”

“When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable.”

“Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, dreams are forever.”

“First, think. Second, dream. Third, believe. And finally, dare.”

“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”

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

“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.”

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

“Laughter is America’s most important export.”

“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.”

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

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

“The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.”