Disney old is gold.
By Mumbua Nzula Nzyoka.
There have been many new-age Disney movies, such as “Frozen” and “The Princess and the Frog” but the classics are still great too.
- Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Quote: “The princess shall indeed grow in grace and beauty, beloved by all who know her. But… before the sun sets on her 16th birthday, she shall prick her finger – on the spindle of a spinning wheel – and DIE!” – Maleficent
Memorable song: Once Upon a Dream by George Bruns.
- Pocahontas (1995)
Quote: “My daughter speaks with the wisdom beyond her years. We’ve all come here with anger in our hearts, but she comes with courage and understanding. From this day forward, if there is to be more killing, it will not start with me.” – Powhatan
Memorable song: Colours of the Wind by Alan Menken.
- The Little Mermaid (1989)
Quote: “Ariel, listen to me. The human world is a mess. Life under the sea is better than anything they got up there.” – Sebastien.
Memorable song: Under the Sea by Samuel E. Wright
- Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Quote: “We’re together now. Everything’s going to be fine. You’ll see.” – Belle.
Memorable Song: Tale as old as time.
- Cinderella (1950)
Quote: “No matter how your heart is grieving, if you keep on believing, the dreams that you wish will come true.” – Cinderella.
Memorable song: A dream is a wish your heart makes.
- Lion King (1994)
Quote: “Oh yes, the past can hurt. But the way I see it you can either run from it or learn from it.” – Rafiki.
Memorable Song: Hakuna Matata by Nathan Lane and Ernie Sabella.
- Aladdin (1992)
Quotes: “Because of you. The only reason anyone thinks I’m worth anything is because of you. What if they find out I’m not really a prince? What if Jasmine finds out? I’d lose her. Genie, I can’t keep this up on my own. I… I can’t wish you free.” – Aladdin.
Memorable Song: A whole New world by Lea Salonga and Brad Kane.