Although Walter Disney has passed away more than fifty years ago he still remains the most important figure in the history of animation. Starting his career as an apprentice artist, he made history when he developed the character of Mickey Mouse. A shy and insecure man in private, he eventually became the nation’s cultural icon simply because he had the determination to chase his dream. In his interviews and talks, he had laid emphasis on dreaming big and then having the courage as well as confidence to chase it. Apart from motivating others and offering insight into his works, he had also paid great importance to family life, especially children. Here are some of his most notable quotes on motivation, dreams, courage, strength, adversity etc.