"Beauty and the Beast became the first animated feature ever nominated for best picture."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Leonard Maltin on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Leonard Maltin on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Leonard Maltin on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Leonard Maltin on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Leonard Maltin on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"I think the people who are making Christmas-themed movies today feel that people are more cynical about Christmas. There's more of an edge."
"A Christmas Carol is such a fool-proof story you can't louse it up."