My top 10 Disney quotes

As a grand-dude, I have been reintroduced to Disney. It’s a marvellous world full of inspiration that invokes a sense of wonder in even the most grown up person’s heart.

I’ve lived my life taking inspiration from Peter Pan, so it’s only fitting that I share with you my top 10 Disney quotes.

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10. “The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.”  – Peter Pan

9. "You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think."  – Winnie the Pooh

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8. "Open different doors, you may find a you there that you never knew was yours. Anything can happen."  – Mary Poppins

7. “You’re mad, bonkers, off your head! But I’ll tell you a secret: all the best people are.”  – Alice in Wonderland

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6. "You're never too old to be young."  – Snow White

5. “To laugh at yourself is to love yourself.”   – Mickey Mouse

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4. "Happiness is the richest thing we will ever own."  – Donald Duck

3. "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."  – The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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2. “It's up to you how far you go. If you don't try, you'll never know.”  – Sword in the Stone

And, in ode to the great Walt Disney, here’s my favourite quote from the man himself:

1. “I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing – that it was all started by a mouse.”  – Walt Disney

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