What a strange time this is. I am fairly amused with the memories that flashes when I watch my daughter watching Disney movies. She is too young to read books or to get inspired by these characters. What an odd time this is, I never thought that I will make a crazy list of wisdom that can be derived from these animated characters. Won’t this make me a bad mother? No, not at all. Disney movies have some of the most invaluable wisdom and life lessons that every kid need to learn. Did I say kid! Nuh…it is for everyone. A strange, list of quotes from these characters to teach her the most valuable life lessons. Disney Movies and characters were a part of my growing up years and I have a list of movies that I want my daughter to watch and learn some life lessons from it.
Here is a crazy list of quotes that gives 15 Life Lessons from famous Disney movies and characters.
1. When you go out of your comfort zone and try new things in life without any fear, you get the most cherishing reward.
“Venture Outside your comfort zone. The rewards are worth it”- Rapunzel, Tangled
2. Never depend on destiny. You can make your own destiny with hard work and perseverance. Shortcuts in life may get you what you want but, trust me, it will be short lived success.
“You control your destiny- you don’t need magic to do it. And there are no magical shortcuts to solving your problems”- Merida, Brave
3. You are unique in your own special way. Don’t get offended easily with criticism or mockery.
“To laugh at yourself is to love yourself”- Mickey Mouse.
4. Friendship is the most valuable treasure that you can get in your life. Good friends and good books will give you an ideal life.
“A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey left inside”- Winnie the Pooh
5. We all make mistakes in life and there are two ways to deal with it either run from it or accept it and learn from it. You are allowed to make a mistake if you are willing to learn from it and not repeat it.
“Oh yes the past can hurt. But you can either run from it, or learn from it”- Rafiki, Lion King
6. Patience, my dear, is the only virtue that can make all your dreams come true as
“Even miracles take a little time.”- Fairy Godmother, Cinderella
7. Do not judge any one with its appearance as you never know what is inside. Take your time to judge people and places. There can be a danger hidden in the most common place appearance.
“Do not be fooled by its commonplace appearance. Like so many things, it is not what outside, but what is inside that counts.”- Aladdin, Aladdin
8. Always be considerate of others feelings. Treat others with respect and kindness to not hurt others feelings.
“A little consideration, a little thought for others, makes all the difference.”- Eeyore, Winnie the Pooh
9. You will face problems in life as it is inevitable. The only key to deal with your problems is to face it and keep going.
“When life gets you down do you wanna know what you’ve gotta do? Just keep swimming!”- Dory, Finding Nemo
10. When you have too much of work in hand, stop worrying and keep working. Worrying will lead to more problems so forget your troubles and work harder.
“When there’s too much to do, don’t let it bother you. Forget your troubles.”- Snow White, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
11. There are few things in life that you can’t change so don’t take stress and accept the reality.
“Don’t stress over anything you can’t change!” Mickey Mouse
12. Everyone changes with time and experiences, let’s face it, most of the time it is irreversible.
“I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”- Alice, Alice in Wonderland
13. People say that destiny and fate cannot be changed. That is not true! If you are brave enough to face your problems and you are ready to work towards it, you can write your own destiny.
“There are those who say fate is something beyond our command, that destiny is not our own. But I know better. Our fate lives within us, you only have to be brave enough to see it.”- Princess Merida, Brave
14. When you truly love someone, you can compromise, sacrifice and give everything for that person’s happiness.
“Some people are worth melting for.”- Olaf Frozen
15. Work on your dreams and they will come true.
“All our dreams can come true. If we have the courage to pursue them.”- Disney
Let’s not forget to include the famous song of The Lion King, Hakuna Matata:
“Hakuna Matata: What a wonderful phrase.
Hakuna Matata; it aint no passing craze.
It means no worries, for the rest of your days.
It’s our problem free philosophy…
What is your favourite Disney Character?