"I never called my work an 'art'. It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Walt Disney on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Walt Disney on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Walt Disney on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Walt Disney on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Walt Disney on Oscar Wilde
"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."
"You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you."
"Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money."
"A man should never neglect his family for business."
"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."