"Disneyland is a show."
"We allow no geniuses around our Studio."
"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."
"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."
"I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company."
"It’s no secret that we were sticking just about every nickel we had on the chance that people would really be interested in something totally new and unique in the field of entertainment."
"Disneyland is the star, everything else is in the supporting role."
"I try to build a full personality for each of our cartoon characters – to make them personalities."
"We are not trying to entertain the critics. I’ll take my chances with the public."
"All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable."