If you had told me that we could learn valuable life lessons from animated monsters, I would have smirked, and smirked big. But when the monsters in question are Sulley and Mike Wazowski from Monsters, Inc. and Monsters University, well then I’ll totally sit down and let them teach me.
Both Disney and Pixar have a knack for cramming meaningful moments into beautiful animated packages and delivering valuable life lessons in such a subtle way. It’s a big part of what makes these films so powerful and poignant.
In honor of the new film Monsters University, here are 10 life lessons that we can learn from monsters:
Monsters University opens everywhere on June 21st.
Kick off a Monstrous Summer and get more info at Disney Parks.