17 Disney Quotes That Will Never Get Old

Some Disney quotes are simply timeless. Some we may have loved as children and still find ourselves quoting again and again.  Others are newer additions that make us laugh, lift us up, or bring us solace in our most trying of circumstances. All are moments we will never forget. Here are a few that continue to speak to us every time we see them:

1.   “I never look back, darling. It distracts from the now.” – The Incredibles

Edna mode holding hobo suit in The Incredibles

It’s a fact. A quote about the present will forever be present.

2.  “It is time.” – The Lion King

04 rafiki it's time the lion king

When something epic is about to happen, like the start of a new year or the presentation of the future king of the Pride Lands, this is the quote that immediately come to our minds.

3.   “The only limit is your imagination.” – Big Hero 6 


Fist bump if this one has inspired you towards greatness.

4.   “Adventure is out there.” – UP

Carl shakes Ellie's hand

The world is your oyster. Seize the day and explore!

5.   “That might sound boring, but I think the boring stuff is the stuff I remember the most.” – UP

Up_Russell salutes Carl

When you look back on your life, you’ll remember the big moments, but the smaller ones too. It’s quotes like these that remind us to appreciate the little things.

6.    “Just keep swimming.” – Finding Nemo


Life is full of ups and downs, but if you just keep swimming, brighter days are surely ahead.

7.   “You threw off my groove.” – The Emperor’s New Groove


This amount of attitude is hard to forget.

8.   “Dishonor on you.” – Mulan


Nothing like a good ‘ole venting session..

9.   “You don’t meet a girl like that every dynasty.” – Mulan


This dragon’s got all the luck AND the catchphrases.

10.  “Anyone can cook, but only the fearless can be great.”  – Ratatouille

Remy makes a tiny omelet in Ratatouille

Risks are the catalyst towards greatness. Take a chance and don’t be afraid to fail.

11.  “Fairy tales can come true. You gotta make ‘em happen. It all depends on you.” – The Princess and the Frog


Half of making your dreams happen is having the dream – this quote reminds us that the other half is up to you!

12.  “Take her to the moon for me.” – Inside Out

Bing Bong in Inside Out

This (tear) one (tear) never fails to make us whimper.

13.   “Mine.” – Finding Nemo


Lay your claim! Mark your territory! Let the world know that the donut is yours.

14. “’Ohana means family. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.” – Lilo and Stitch

Lilo and Stitch

There’s nothing like knowing someone’s always going to be there for you, whether it’s your actual family, your best friend or even your alien dog.

15.  “Someone call IX I I!” – Hercules


This quote never fails to make us geek out because of its sheer genius.

16.  “You are a sad, strange little man and you have my pity.” – Toy Story

Woody tells Buzz he is a toy

To infinite shade and beyond.

17.   “Oh yes, the past can hurt. But the way I see it, you either run from it or learn from it.” – The Lion King


This one is a good reminder that yes, bad things happen. The goal is to use those experiences as learning opportunities and keep moving forward.

Which Disney quote do you find yourself coming back to again and again? Let us know in the comments!

The post mentions “Almost There” (written by Randy Newman).

Posted 4 years Ago
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