“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” ~ Walt Disney

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Many years ago a young Kansas City artist struggled to get his cartoons published in city newspapers.

Rejection  : Rejected stamp in male handHis offerings, however, were met with rejection after rejection.

“Forget it,” editors told him. “You have no talent. Get a real job.” But the artist felt that he did have talent and he refused to compromise his career.

Mice Infested Garage  : Rats of the mouse rodents animals cheese Finally the artist found himself holed up in a mice-infested garage, penniless. Bored, he began to sketch his environment, especially one little mouse who ran back and forth on his window sill.

Mouse : Cute cartoon mouse - vector illustration  Stock PhotoOver time the artist made friends with the rodent and the two developed a relationship.

He named the mouse “Mickey.”

The artist was Walt Disney, and you know the rest of the story. Disney went on to establish the most expansive entertainment empire in the world, with amusement parks spanning the globe, major film and television companies, and countless spinoff products.

Walt Disney : ORLANDO, FL - FEB 13: Castle and Walt Disney statue on February 13, 2012 in Orlando, Florida. Magic Kingdom is the most visited theme park in the world attracting 17 million visitors in 2010. Stock PhotoOver the years Walt, Mickey, and their entertainment progeny have provided limitless joy for hundreds of millions of children and their families. If you have every visited one of the Disney parks or watched Disney films or television, you can thank Walt Disney for trusting his talent.

~ Alan Cohen 

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“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” ~Walt Disney

Adversity : Word on the button

“All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.” ~ Walt Disney

 Adversity : Hand and word Impossible ; Impossible into  Possible ; business concept “When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable.” ~ Walt Disney

Mouse : Paris, France, 9 April 2011: Mickey Mouse Clock at Mickey Mouse Hotel in Disneyland Paris “It's kind of fun to do the impossible.” ~ Walt Disney


Open Doors : hand holding keys  on sky background           P.S: May every challenge you encounter strengthen your belief in yourself,your uniqueness and your gifts/talents…..and lead to Abundance  : Abundance of fruit crop-symbol of fertility, prosperity and well-beingglorious opportunities that in turn lead to greater abundance.

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May you and your unique contribution help the world to be a happier home for all.

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