You may not realize it when it
happens, but a kick in the teeth
may be the best thing in the world
I always like to look on the
optimistic side of life, but I am
realistic enough to know that life
is a complex matter.
All cartoon characters and fables
must be exaggeration,
caricatures. It is the very nature
of fantasy and fable.
We believed in our idea - a family
park where parents and children
could have fun- together.
I love Mickey Mouse more than any
woman I have ever known.
Disneyland is a work of love. We
didn't go into Disneyland just with
the idea of making money.
I have been up against tough
competition all my life. I wouldn't
know how to get along without it.
I never called my work an 'art'
It's part of show business, the
business of building entertainment.
All our dreams can come true, if we
have the courage to pursue them.