My favorite Disney movie was probably Lion King, it tells a story about this young lion, Simba, whose father died after being betrayed by his own brother, Simba’s uncle Scar. It then shows Simba coming back to save the day eventually which is usually the case for many “happily ever after” types of stories.
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Aside from the song Hakuna Matata, this Disney movie was a huge part of my childhood. It taught me some very important life lessons – like beware of lions with scars and goatees, and if you ever get trapped in a jungle go eat some bugs; who needs fruits. I’m sure many of us have learned some awesome life lessons and most of all some nostalgic memories of watching these animated creations in vhs, or even better betamax. Here I bring you 14 Disney Quotes that will sprinkle some magic into your day. Sorry no Frozen quotes here. It’s okay just let it go.
“I was so upset, I forgot to be happy.”
Eeyore, Winnie the Pooh
NO SHORTS – Be so happy that you forget to be upset. Simple math really, I think.
“The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.”
JUST RIDE WITH IT – We’ll the emperor said so you better just agree with it.
“The past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it or learn from it.”
Rafiki, The Lion King
FOOL ME ONCE SOMETHING SOMETHING – Learn from it so only get hurt once, or at least not too many more times.
“Listen to me. The human world is a mess.”
Sebastian, The Little Mermaid
ESCAPE – Life can be overwhelming. That’s why you have to live in a different world once in a while.
“Always let your conscience be your guide.”
SERIOUSLY? – Ironic quote, coming from a someone known for lying. Or am I using ironic wrong again?
“No matter how your heart is grieving, if you keep on believing, the dream that you wish will come true.”
“Don’t think and don’t worry. When the times comes, you’ll know what to do.”
Helen Parr, The Incredibles
HAVE FAITH – Worrying will just make you sleepless. Being sleepless will just mess with the thoughts in your head until you can’t tell a duck from a Volvo. True Story.
“A lie keeps growing and growing until it’s as plain as the nose on your face.”
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio
YES! – You go girl! Go tell him. Lying is bad mkay.
“Trust. It’s what friends do.”
Dory, Finding Nemo
TRUST – It can be hard to trust at first. But if you think someone is worth it, you owe them the benefit of the doubt.
“Like so many things, it is not what’s on the outside, but inside that counts.”
MANY THINGS – I agree. This applies to A LOT of things, so remember this well.
“The only thing predictable about life is its unpredictability.”
LIFE – And its one of the great things about life. There can be excitement at every corner!
“Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.”
Grandmother Willow, Pocahontas
UNTRODDEN ROAD – The easy path is only easy in the beginning. The hard path is hard at first, but gets easier as time passes.
“You just need to believe in yourself.”
Rex, Toy Story 2
SIMPLE – As simple as that. Nope don’t even say anything, just believe the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
“If watching is all you’re going to do, then you’re going to watch your life go by without you.”
Laverne, The Hunchback of Notre Dame
– Like an armor with no nicks on it. We need to experience life – make mistakes.
Pain is not a bad thing. It reminds you that you are alive. It lets you know that you are not a hollow being like a dead tree letting eons pass by with no resulting repercussions. You are alive. Make mistakes, learn from them. Enjoy life and see that the magic is not in some fairy dust, but right within the photons between your pupils. Open your eyes to the swinging and swanging of things uncontrollable. Life is what you make it. You are it’s author and it’s up to you to make it as magical as you want it to be.