"No amount of skillful invention can replace the
  essential element
of imagination."
- Edward Hopper

"I always like to look on the optimistic side of 
life, but I am realistic enough to know that life
is a complex matter." ~ Walt Disney


 "Before I direct a movie I look at 4 films, Seven 
  Samurai, Lawrence of Arabia, It's a
Life, and The Searchers."
~ Steven Spielberg


"The Nature of Code"
by Daniel Shiffman
an-i-ma-tion n.
1. The act, process, or result of imparting life, interest, spirit, motion, or activity.

2. The quality or condition of being alive, active, spirited, or vigorous.

3. a.The art or process of preparing animated cartoons.
b.An animated cartoon.