Animation Quotes

Celebrity is a mask that eats into the face. As soon as one is aware of being somebody, to be watched and listened to with extra interest, input ceases, and the performer goes blind and deaf in his over animation. One can either see or be seen.

John Updike

Animation is the only thing I ever wanted to do in my whole life. I have no desire for live-action or anything else.

John Lasseter

Because good writing in a TV cartoon is so rare, I think the animation on The Simpsons is often overlooked.

Matt Groening

Depression is melancholy minus its charms - the animation, the fits.

Susan Sontag

Disney had such a hold on the mind of America-they were Adolf Hitler. The whole country thought Disney was some sort of god and that animation was some sort of pure thing for children.

Ralph Bakshi

Live action writers will give you a structure, but who the hell is talking about structure? Animation is closer to jazz than some kind of classical stage structure.

Ralph Bakshi

So many plays with magic in them that would be a terrific invitation to an imaginative animation team.

Kenneth Branagh

The animation of the canvas is one of the hardest problems of painting.

Alfred Sisley

The best way for a beginner to write for animation is to closely watch animated films, then read the screenplays for them afterwards.

Douglas Wood

The days when you needed amazing Silicon Graphics machines to run animation software are gone now.

Dave Rowntree

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

My mental faculties remained in suspended animation while I obeyed the orders of the higher-ups.

Smedley Butler

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Updated On : December 16, 2010
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