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Walt Disney

Walt Disney was a cartoonist who built one of the most recognizable brands in the world. He is perhaps best known for his cartoon character Mickey Mouse, but actually, Mickey wasn't the first cartoon he drew or the first to become famous. Nonetheless, the animation style was virtually the same. After Disney's creation of the first Disney Land, the characters became even more of a part of everyone's lives. Today, Disney is known and celebrated around the world as one of the best animators the world has ever seen. Read some of his quotes below.


You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
We are not trying to entertain the critics. I'll take my chances with the public.
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates' loot on Treasure Island and at the bottom of the Spanish Main... and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life.
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.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
Laughter is America's most important export.
Crowded classrooms and half-day sessions are a tragic waste of our greatest national resource - the minds of our children.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them.