Wednesday, November 21, 2012

L I N C O L N

" When I do good, 
I feel good. 
When I do bad, 
I feel bad. 
That's my religion. "

Abraham Lincoln 















 " You can fool 
all the people
 some of the time, 
and some of the people 
all the time, 
but you cannot fool
 all the people
 all the time.  "

Abraham Lincoln










" I am not bound to win, 
but I am bound 
to be true.
 I am not bound to succeed,
 but I am bound to live
 by the light that I have. 
I must stand with anybody
 that stands right, 
and stand with him 
while he is right. . ."


Abraham Lincoln


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Run to the theater
and see Spielberg's
" L I N C O L N "

If you are an 
American
you will understand
more deeply
the greatness,
and the meanness
of our great Nation.

If you are citizen
of a different country,
I humbly ask you
to come and learn,
taste,
and feel
the struggle for 
Human Dignity
carried out
through bloody war
and soaring ideals.

The President
was a man of heart,
humour,
great empathy,
and great soul.
He surely left his stamp
on every American heart,
on what being American
means. 
With Malice toward none, 
with charity for all, 
with firmness in the right, "

Do not come late
or you will miss
the stupendously
powerful
opening scene.

Ten Stars our of Five!

MUST see.

I know that I shall again.

Take the kids.

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Thanks for visiting!
                             Warmly, cloudia


 
           

21 comments:

Pierre BOYER said...

Best regards from France Cloudia...

Pierre

Dave King said...

The !I am not bound to win" quote does it for me.

Armando Manrique Cerrato said...

Interesantes pensamientos... Un beso querida amiga

A said...

Great quotes!

Adam said...

I'm going to go see that movie tommorow

Brian Miller said...

cant wait to see it...my son auditioned for the role of lincolns son...and made it to the final 6 before being cut....i hear it is really good...

aloha from va

Teresa said...

Love the quotes!

TexWisGirl said...

i will see it on hbo sometime. :)

Daryl said...

looking forward to it .. happy thanksgiving dear 'sister' to you and yours!

Anonymous said...

Sounds good. Some historian said it wasn't inaccurate, but left too much impression that the Proclamation was all Lincoln's, when it was other's also. Can we send the Spirit of Lincoln to the Middle East?
I'm still "recovering" from seeing "The Sessions" which was also good. Gotta see "Life of Pi" too. Maybe Pixie would like to watch the taming of the tiger.
Happy Turkey Day -- DrumMajor

LOLfromPasa said...

'Lincoln' is coming to England soon. Look forward to seeing it. Lovely quotes, Cloudia.

ANITA said...

ohh yes yes!!i want to see that movie!!thanx!!))
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Indrani Ghose said...

Wonderful collection of quotes of the great man.

Kay said...

I have a book called "The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln" that I bought in Springfield at the Lincoln Museum. It really shows what an amazing man he was. I WILL definitely go see this movie as soon as I can. I've heard that Daniel Day Lewis should win the Academy Award.

LONDONLULU said...

I love the beautiful quotes and pictures you chose! I saw "Lincoln" Sunday night and loved it. What a glimpse into an immensely important chapter of history.

Jenny Woolf said...

I had not heard that top quote from Lincoln. It's good.

Myrna R. said...

I rarely go to the movies. But I do want to see this one. You sound really excited about it.


Hope you have a happy Thanksgiving.

Erika said...

Un abbraccio dall'Italia-
Erika

Cloudia said...

Yes. Usually I wait to see films at home, but don't wait. GO see this one. I am STILL very excited and emotional about it.

thanks Friends

rosaria williams said...

A beautiful film, to stand the test of time.

Steffi said...

Wonderful photos of Hawaii,Cloudia!