Walt Disney Quotes

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.

The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.

In bad times and in good I’ve never lost my sense of zest for life.

Life is composed of lights and shadows, and we would be untruthful, insincere, and saccharine if we tried to pretend there were no shadows.

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

Money doesn’t excite me – my ideas excite me.

“You mean more to me than anyone in this whole wide world.”

Happiness is a state of mind.

Here you leave today and enter the world of yesterday, tomorrow, and fantasy.

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

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

The difference in winning & losing is most often, not quitting.

“You are my greatest adventure.”

Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long

“Some people are worth melting for.”

That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up

Curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.

Disneyland is dedicated to the ideals, the dreams, and the hard facts that have created America.

Too many people grow up. That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. They forget. They don’t remember what it’s like to be 12 years old. They patronize, they treat children as inferiors. Well I won’t do that.

Here is the world of imagination, hopes, and dreams. In this timeless land of enchantment, the age of chivalry, magic and make-believe are reborn – and fairy tales come true. Fantasyland is dedicated to the young-in-heart, to those who that when you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.

We love to entertain kings and queens, but at Disneyland, everyone is a V.I.P.

Everyone falls down. Getting back up is how you learn how to walk.

People often ask me if I know the secret of success and if I could tell others how to make their dreams come true. My answer is, you do it by working.

Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until it’s done right.