Walt Disney

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Walter Elias "Walt" Disney (/ˈdɪzni/; December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer he received 22 Academy Awards from 59 nominations and has won more individual Oscars than anyone else. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and one Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress. Born in Chicago in 1901, Disney developed an early interest in drawing. He took art classes as a boy and got a job as a commercial illustrator at the age of 18. He moved to Hollywood in the early 1920s and set up the Disney Brothers Studio (later The Walt Disney Company) with his brother Roy. With Ub Iwerks, Walt dev... More

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Walt Disney #Best

Photo of Walt Disney You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
Walt Disney #Business #Family

Photo of Walt Disney A man should never neglect his family for business.
Walt Disney #Courage #Dreams

Photo of Walt Disney All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
Walt Disney #Design

Photo of Walt Disney You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
Walt Disney #Dreams #Money

Photo of Walt Disney I'd say it's been my biggest problem all my life... it's money. It takes a lot of money to make these dreams come true.
Walt Disney #Family

Photo of Walt Disney We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together.
Walt Disney #Gardening #Nature

Photo of Walt Disney I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.
Walt Disney #Work

Photo of Walt Disney Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal.
Walt Disney #Hope #Imagination

Photo of Walt Disney I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse.
Walt Disney #Imagination

Photo of Walt Disney Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.
Walt Disney #Business #Love #Money #Work

Photo of Walt Disney Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
Walt Disney #Knowledge

Photo of Walt Disney We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
Walt Disney #Life

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

Photo of Walt Disney I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it.
Walt Disney #Money #Work

Photo of Walt Disney You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Walt Disney #Nature

Photo of Walt Disney All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable.
Walt Disney #Nature

Photo of Walt Disney You can't just let nature run wild.
Walt Disney #Change #Future

Photo of Walt Disney Times and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future.
Walt Disney #Funny #Love

Photo of Walt Disney I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.
Walt Disney #Education #Hope

Photo of Walt Disney I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Walt Disney #Art #Business #Work

Photo of Walt Disney I never called my work an 'art'. It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment.
Walt Disney #Communication

Photo of Walt Disney Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most universally understood language.
Walt Disney #Communication

Photo of Walt Disney Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
Walt Disney #Movies

Photo of Walt Disney Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
Walt Disney #Motivational

Photo of Walt Disney If you can dream it, you can do it.