"Happiness is the richest thing we will ever own."

By Southern Living Editors
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From Winnie the Pooh to Cinderella to Donald Duck, our favorite Disney characters have shared an abundance of wisdom with us over the years through their words in classic Disney movies. As kids, we watched, laughed, and cried as we followed along with the stories of these beloved characters navigating through life while experiencing love, navigating friendship, and following their dreams. Years later, you'll still find that these inspirational quotes from Disney movies may ring truer than they ever have before.

No matter how old you are, these quotes about life, love, family, and friendship from Disney characters are sure to provide courage and give you some much needed inspiration for whatever phase of your life you may be experiencing. Whether you need a quote to write in a birthday card, need a cute caption for your Instagram post, or just need a reason to smile, you're sure to find what you're looking for in this collection of our favorite quotes from Disney movies. Read on to reminisce on these endearing words and add a little bit of magic to your day.

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Winnie the Pooh Quote
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"Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved." —Pooh, Winnie the Pooh

Snow White Quote
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"Remember you're the one who can fill the world with sunshine." —Snow White, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

John Smith Pocahontas Quote
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"I'd rather die tomorrow than live a hundred years without knowing you." –John Smith, Pocahontas

Winnie the Pooh Quote
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"If you live to be a 100, I want to live to be 100 minus one day so I never have to live without you." –Pooh, Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh Quote
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"Good friends will help you until your unstuck." —Pooh, Winnie the Pooh

Peter Pan Quote
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"All it takes is faith and trust." –Peter Pan, Peter Pan

Toy Story Quote
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"You've got a friend in me." —Toy Story

Brave Merida Quote
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"You control your destiny—you don't need magic to do it. And there are no magical shortcuts to solving your problems."Merida, Brave

Mary Poppins Everything is Possible Quote
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“Everything is possible, even the impossible.” –Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins

Winne The Pooh Tigger Quote
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"I wouldn't trade it for anything. Never, no, never. Your friendship is the best present ever." —Tigger, Winnie the Pooh

Princess and the Frog Quote
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“My dream wouldn’t be complete without you in it.” –Princess Tiana, The Princess and the Frog

Finding Nemo Dory Quote
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“Because when I look at you, I can feel it. And I look at you and I’m home.” Dory, Finding Nemo

The Lion King Rafiki Quote
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“The past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it, or learn from it.”—Rafiki, The Lion King

Frozen Olaf Quote
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“Love is putting someone else’s needs before yours.”—Olaf, Frozen

Dumbo Timothy Mouse Quote
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"The very things that hold you down are going to lift you up."Timothy Mouse, Dumbo

Lilo and Stitch Ohana Quote
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"Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind."Lilo, Lilo & Stitch

Winne the Pooh Favorite Day Quote
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"Any day spent with you is my favorite day. So, today is my new favorite day.” —Pooh, Winnie the Pooh

Cinderella Dream Quote
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"No matter how your heart is grieving, if you keep on believing, the dream that you wish will come true."Cinderella, Cinderella

Hercules Hero Quote
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"A true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart."Zeus, Hercules

Dory Just Keep Swimming Quote
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"When life gets you down, you know what you've gotta do? Just keep swimming." –Dory, Finding Nemo

Cinderella Fairy Godmother Quote
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"Even miracles take a little time." –Fairy Godmother, Cinderella

Grandmother Willow Pocahontas Quote

“Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.” —Grandmother Willow, Pocahontas

Donald Duck Happiness Quote
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"Happiness is the richest thing we will ever own." –Donald Duck