"You don't build it for yourself. You know what the people want and you build it for them"
"I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter"
"When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do. And one thing it takes to accomplish something is courage."
"Whenever I go on a ride, I'm always thinking of what's wrong with the thing and how it can be improved"
"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."
"Our heritage and ideals, our code and standards - the things we live by and teach our children - are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings"
"I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it."
"A man should never neglect his family for business."
"I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse"
"Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world."