Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring
I never called my work an 'art' It's part of show business, the
business of building entertainment.
I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion
love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.
I am interested in entertaining people, in bringing pleasure,
particularly laughter, to others, rather than being concerned with
'expressing' myself with obscure
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because
we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment
which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages
everywhere in the world.
Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak
the most universally understood language.
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in
the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal
You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only
kids grown up,
All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It
is the very nature of fantasy and fable.
We felt that the public, and especially the children, like animals that
are cute and little. I think we are rather indebted to
for the idea. We wanted something appealing, and we thought of a tiny
bit of a mouse that would have something of the wistfulness of Chaplin ‒
a little fellow trying to do the best he could.
Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as
imagination left in the world.