"It is said an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent him a sentence, to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him the words: "And this, too, shall pass away." How much it expresses! How chastening in the hour of pride! How consoling in the depths of affliction!" - Abraham Lincoln.I haven't seen the new Lincoln film. I want to see if it captures the spiritual side of the great man. He dreamed about his own death a few days before it happened. Read this article called, "Psychic Abilities, Abraham Lincoln and His Precognitive Dreams," by Linda Pendleton. An excerpt:
In a recent online Time interview by M.J. Stephey, Dr. Powell spoke of Abraham Lincoln’s famous precognitive dream of his death, several days before his assassination.Psychic Mark Anthony spoke about Lincoln's dream and his psychic abilities in his Coast to Coast AM appearance on October 26, 2011. Go to the 0:59:30 minute mark.
“Lincoln had a very vivid dream of walking around the White House and hearing all these people mourning and asking, "What's going on?" and then having someone tell him, "The president's dead." Then he saw his own corpse. He had this dream literally ten days before he was assassinated. He didn't tell anybody about it at first, but a few days before [his assassination], he told his wife and some friends.”