25+ Inspiration Animations Quotes That Everyone Will Love

Anusuya Mukherjee
Dec 12, 2023 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on Jan 27, 2021
Edited by Jacob Fitzbright
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What are your favorite animation movies and quotes that you always remember?

Choosing one would be complicated because all animated movies have some sort of important idea that they share with the audience of all ages. Making this genre a classic hit for everyone.

Animation in the form of a book or film is important for story-telling as it communicates emotions and ideas in an interesting and easy-to-perceive manner for both children and adults.

It connects people across the globe in a way that at times only writing and live-action films can. Disney is one such word that immediately connects us with the world of fantasy that inspires us in more than just one way.

Walt Disney, the pioneer of the American animation industry, said "It's kind of fun to do the impossible" and that is what he did by introducing several developments in the production of cartoons and making people truly believe in the characters.

Below is the list of few famous animation quotes along with a few motivational quotes from animated movies as powerful life-lessons to boost your spirits up. For more specific animation quotes check  [funny cartoon quotes] and 'Little Mermaid' quotes.

Wisdom Filled Inspirational Disney Quotes

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Disney has a deep connection with people who look forward to a few life lessons. These Disney movies quotes will help you explore your mind and also take you back to the golden period of animation.

1. "To laugh at yourself is to love yourself."

- Mickey Mouse.

2. "Thanks for the adventure. Now go and have a new one."

- Ellie, 'UP' 2009.

3. "Not everyone can become a great artist, but a great artist can come from anywhere."

- Anton Ego, 'Ratatouille', 2007.

4. "One cannot deny who one is meant to be."

- Ernesto de la Cruz, 'Coco' 2017.

5. "Oh yes, the past can hurt. But, you can either run from it or learn from it."

- Rafiki, 'The Lion King' 2019.

6. "I'm bad, and that's good. I will never be good, and that's not bad. There's no one I'd rather be than me."

- Wreck-It Ralph, 'Wreck-It Ralph', 2012.

7. "Venture outside your comfort zone. The rewards are worth it."

- Rapunzel, 'Tangled', 2010.

8. "There is a whole lot more to racing than just winning."

- Tex, 'Cars', 2006.

9. "Don't think, and don't worry. If the time comes, you'll know what to do."

- Mrs. Incredible, 'The Incredibles', 2004.

10. "All it takes is faith and trust."

- Peter Pan, 'Peter Pan', 1953.

Interesting Quotes From Animations About Friendship

Friends are what one holds close to themselves for motivation and reality checks at all times. These movie quotes will inspire you to strengthen the friendships that you have and experience them to their fullest potential. Read on for more inspiring and interesting animation quotes!

11. "I will not leave you behind this time, Humpty."

- Puss, 'Puss In The Boots', 2011.

12. "You and I are a team, there is nothing important than our friendship."

- Mike Wazowski, 'Monster Inc.', 2001.

13. "Woody once risked his life to save mine, and I couldn’t call myself his friend if I wasn’t willing to do the same."

- Buzz Lightyear, 'Toy Story', 1995.

14. "As long as we are together; it doesn’t matter to me."

- Marty, 'Madagascar', 2005.

15. "Friend something better than chocolate ice cream... maybe friend somebody you give up the last cookie for."

- Cookie Monster, 'Sesame Street', 1969.

16. "Only a true friend would be that truly honest."

- Donkey, 'Shrek', 2001.

Animated Movies Quotes About Love And Faith

Love and faith are the things animation quotes play a part in through their book or movie. The following movies quotes will enhance your positivity towards these feelings even more.

17. "The secret ingredient is... nothing! To make something special you just have to believe it's special."

- Mr. Ping, 'Kung Fu Panda', 2008.

18. "My mother once told me that bad news is just good news in disguise."

- Sid, 'Ice Age: Continental Drift', 2012.

19. "There is no secret ingredient. It’s just you."

- Po, 'Kung Fu Panda', 2008.

20. "Mom, someday, I'm going to go to the moon."

- Gru, 'Despicable Me', 2010.

21. "Your mind is like water. When it is agitated it becomes difficult to see, but when you let it settle; the answer becomes clear."

- Master Oogway, 'Kung Fu Panda', 2008.

22. "Your identity is your most valuable possession. Protect it."

- Elastigirl, 'The Incredibles', 2004.

23. "Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten."

- Stitch, 'Lilo & Stitch', 2002.

24. "Ana: Olaf, you are melting.

Olaf: Some people are worth melting for."

- Olaf, 'Frozen', 2013.

Animation Quotes By The Creators To Remember

Animation quotes can never be complete without the ones who approved of the famous animation movie quotes. Here are a few inspiring life lessons for an aspiring animator by the creators and the animator group of the industry.

25. "If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse."

- Walt Disney.

26. "Animation is about creating the illusion of life. And you can't create it if you don't have one."

- Brad Bird.

27. "Animation is the one type of movie that really does play for the entire audience. Our challenge is to make stories that connect for kids and adults."

- John Lasseter.

28. "What I love most about animation is, it's a team sport, and everything we do is about pure imagination."

- Jeffrey Katzenberg.

29. "For me, part of the fascination with making animation is you go to a place; it's a complete immersion in someone else's fantasy."

- Chris Wedge.

30. "Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive."

- Walt Disney.

31. "There’s nothing harder to do in animation than nothing. Movement is our medium."

- Milt Kahl.

32. "Every animator is really an actor performing in slow motion, living the character a drawing at a time."

- John Lasseter.

33. "Animation is not the art of drawings that move but the art of movements that are drawn."

- Norman McLaren.

34. "For me, the animation is the caricature of life. It's something that we create, from the ground up."

- Genndy Tartakovsky.

35. "I am an animator. I feel like I'm the manager of an animation cinema factory."

- Hayao Miyazaki.

36. "Doing animation is closer to pretending than anything else you get to do. It's much more like when you're a kid putting on a character."

- Diedrich Bader.

37. "I've been very lucky to be the first traditional animator to work with computer animation."

- John Lasseter.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for Animation Quotes then why not explore quotes based on [cartoon quotes], or 'Aladdin' quotes.

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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

With a wealth of international experience spanning Europe, Africa, North America, and the Middle East, Anusuya brings a unique perspective to her work as a Content Assistant and Content Updating Coordinator. She holds a law degree from India and has practiced law in India and Kuwait. Anusuya is a fan of rap music and enjoys a good cup of coffee in her free time. Currently, she is working on her novel, "Mr. Ivory Merchant".

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