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Inspirational Quotes from Walt Disney

Inspirational Quotes for Speeches

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Inspirational Quotes from Walt Disney

Walt Disney at Dinner

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These quotes from Walt Disney would be great additions to graduation or other classroom speeches. Use these in conjunction with themes and speech writing techniques.
  • 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.

  • Get a good idea, and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until its done, and done right.

  • People often ask me the secret of success and if I could tell others how to make their dreams come true. My answer is, you do it by working.

  • I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.

  • Courage is the main quality of leadership, in my opinion, no matter where it is exercised.

  • The way to begin something is to quit talking and to start doing.

  • In order to make good in your chosen task, it's important to have someone you want to do it for. The greatest moments in life are not concerned with selfish achievement but rather with the things we do for the people we love and esteem, and whose respect we need.

  • Never get bored or cynical. Yesterday is a thing of the past.

  • Why worry? If you've done the very best you can, worrying won't make it any better.
Source: “The Quotable Walt Disney.”

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