- “I shall stay until the winds change.”
- ―Mary, telling Mr. Banks that she refuses to leave in her own polite way
Mary Poppins is the title character and protagonist of Disney's 1964 musical, hybrid (live-action/animated) film Mary Poppins. She is a nanny who uses her magical powers to help the Banks family. She was portrayed by Julie Andrews.
Since her debut, Mary has become one of Disney's most iconic and endearing characters. She has become a regular face in pop culture, receiving many parodies. She is notable for being one of the few live-action Disney characters to gain the critical acclaim of icons such as Mickey Mouse and Tinker Bell.