Daily Archives: January 13, 2013

Life Lessons from Disney/ Pixar Movies


Edna Mode. One of the best quotes ever!


Seriously we all have watched and love Disney/ Pixar movies, and if you haven’t go now you aren’t human, and if you really think about it you learned some stuff! Go back to those wonderful days full of naps, kool-aid and cookies and days watching these beloved movies with your family. Those crafty movie makers hid some important stuff in those movies let me point out some here.

Walt Disney

  • If you can dream it you can do it 
  • We keep moving forward opening new doors & doing new things because we are curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths

Beauty and the Beast

  • You can’t force love, you have to earn it 
  • Its important to do things for others to make them happy
  • Don’t be afraid to have beauty and a brain
  • Sometimes you have to make sacrifices for those you love
  • You need to have patience and understanding


  • If you can’t say something nice don’t day nothing at all 

Fox and the Hound

  • Anyone can be friends 
  • the price of prejudice less

Peter Pan

  • All it takes is faith, trust, and pixie dust 
  • that is doesn’t matter what age I am you can still be a kid at heart
  • never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting
  • when star gazing to always look for the second star to the right


  • If you keep on believing the dream that you wish will come true 
  • Its okay to go out and go after your dream
  • even miracles take a little time
  • Always be yourself
  • Have a positive attitude

Snow White

  • Have a good work ethic 
  • Be kind to others

Lion King

  • Hukuna Matata 
  • You have to take responsibility
  • if you don’t fight for your home, who will?
  • The past can hurt-you can run from it or learn from it
  • Actions have consequences


  • Just be yourself 
  • do not be fooled by its commonplace appearance, like many things, it is not what is outside, but what is inside that counts


  • Being true to yourself is the greatest gift you can give yourself
  • Have courage and perseverance
  • Don’t let adversity stop you from following your heart
  • The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all
  • Ideal Man: be swift as a coursing river, have the force of a great typhoon, have the strength of a raging fire, and of course be mysterious as the dark side of the moon

The Emperor’s New Groove

  • It’s not about you

Finding Nemo

  • Nothing can stop you from finding what is most precious to you
  • Just keep swimming
  • you will do anything for your children

Lilo & Stitch

  • Ohana means family and family means nobody gets left behind. Or forgotten. 

Alice in Wonderland

  • Nothing’s impossible 
  • they say if you dream about something more than once, its sure to come true
  • Be curious

Toy Story

  • Friends may come and go but they are our friends and we will love them forever 
  • reach for the sky

A Bugs Life

  • together, even the smallest, can achieve the greatest goals 
  • Speak up

Monster’s Inc.

  • No matter what we will give everything for those we care for 
  • innovation powers our world

The Incredibles

  • don’t let the mediocre silence your awesomeness 
  • family makes life worth living
  • no capes!!


  • The greatest victories aren’t found crossing the finish line but the people we meet along the way 


  • There is no greater wonder in the entire universe than the love we hold for others 


  • That love is important in everything we do 
  • Adventure never ends
  • Do one liks the cone of shame
  • Life doesn’t always turn out the way you think it will but sometimes your greatest adventures come from it


  • Train hard 
  • A true hero isn’t measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart
  • Being a hero isn’t about the fame and being a celebrity its about sacrifice


  • Don’t take credit for other work 

The Princess and the Frog

  • Hard work pays off 
  • don’t be ashamed of a little help
  • if you do your best each and every day good things are sure to come your way

The Aristocats

  • You must learn you scales and your arpeggios 
  • ladies dont start fights byt they can finish them
  • believe in your dreams


  • Be adaptable 


  • Sometimes you have to walk in the footsteps of others to understand things 
  • be open to other cultures and ideas
  • Passion drives results
  • appreciate nature and whats around you
  • dont let greed cloud your judgement

The Little Mermaid

  • Take risks 
  • follow your heart
  • Believe in yourself
  • children in he end need to be free to lead their own lives
  • have  a sense of adventure


  •  Honesty is the best policy 
  • you have to look beyond the now to see how the decisions made will effect the future
  • listen to your conscious


  • Frying pans are your friends 
  • Sometimes to follow your dreams you have to leave your tower


  • Family is important 
  • a princess doesn’t leave her weapons on the dinner table