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20 Disney Quotes That Will Inspire You To Succeed in Your Career

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There's a lot of wisdom in Disney films so here are some of the best quotes to inspire you today..

"Venture outside your comfort zone. The rewards are worth it." - Rapunzel (Tangled)

 

 

"All it takes is faith and trust." - Peter Pan (Peter Pan)

 

 

"The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all." - The Emperor (Mulan)

 

 

"Don't just fly, soar." - Dumbo (Dumbo)

 

 

"In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun." - Mary Poppins (Mary Poppins)

 

"Life's not a spectator sport. If watchin' is all you're gonna do, then you're gonna watch your life go by without ya" - Laverne (The Hunchback of Notre Dame)

 

 

"The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem." - Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean)

 

 

"Believe you can, then you will." - Mulan (Princess Stories)

 

 

"Today is a good day to try." - Quasimodo (The Hunchback of Notre Dame)

 

 

"If you don't know where you want to go, then it doesn't matter which path you take" - The Cheshire Cat (Alice in Wonderland)

 

 

"Admit defeat, and defeat will surely admit you into permanent custody" - Beret Girl (An Extremely Goofy Movie)

 

 

"Oh yes, the past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it or learn from it" - Rafiki (The Lion King)

 

 

"You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think" - Winnie the Pooh (Pooh's Most Grand Adventure)

 

 

"Always let your conscience be your guide" - The Blue Fairy (Pinocchio)

 

 

"Happiness is the richest thing we will ever own" - Donald Duck

 

 

"Just because it's what's done, doesn't mean it's what should be done." - Cinderella (Cinderella)

 

 

"Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one." - Grandmother Willow (Pocahontas)

 

 

"The only thing predictable about life is its unpredictability." - Remy (Ratatouille)

 

 

 

 

"Now, think of the happiest things. It's the same as having wings." - Peter Pan (Peter Pan)

 

 

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them." -- Walt Disney

Posted by Clare Reynolds on 30 August 2018

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